Discovery certificate for object 2017cyu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10678 [ 2017TNSTR.424....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-12 08:01:44
Sender: SkyMapper (smt_bot)
Source Group: SkyMapper

A. Möller, B. Tucker for the SkyMapper Transient Survey report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017cyu
Discoverer internal name: SMT17fvg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:31:59.202 (202.996675) DEC = -31:45:59.15 (-31.76643)
Discovery date: 2017-03-26 17:22:33 (JD=2457839.2239931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-03-26 17:22:33
Flux: 20.52 ABMag
Filter: g-SM-SkyMapper
Instrument: SM-WFCam
Telescope: SkyMapper wide-field survey telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-13 17:06:43
Limiting flux: 17.97 ABMag
Filter: r-SM-SkyMapper
Instrument: SM-WFCam
Telescope: SkyMapper wide-field survey telescope


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