Discovery certificate for object 2017cxx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10649 [ 2017TNSTR.413....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-09 21:10:58
Sender: Dr. Richard S Post
Source Group: POSS

Richard S. Post, Robert Gagliano, Ed Wienberg, Jack Newton, Tim Puckett report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017cxx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:55:59.100 (193.99625) DEC = +63:36:52.30 (63.614528)
Discovery date: 2017-04-09 09:22:24 (JD=2457852.8905556)

Potential host galaxy: PGC44092
Host redshift: 0.016225


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-09 09:22:24
Flux: 17.5 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: CDK24 with Apogee U230 CCD 0.61M

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-30 07:32:33
Limiting flux: 21 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: CDK24 with Apogee U230 CCD 0.61M

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2017cxx