Discovery certificate for object 2017dij
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10982 [ 2017TNSTR.483....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-26 00:10:06
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: SN 2017dij
Discoverer internal name: SMT17hbo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:27:23.007 (201.845864) DEC = -02:48:20.09 (-2.80558)
Discovery date: 2017-04-21 12:20:09 (JD=2457865.0139931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-21 12:20:09
Flux: 18.85 ABMag
Filter: g-SM-SkyMapper
Instrument: SM-WFCam
Telescope: SkyMapper wide-field survey telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-04-12 10:48:00
Limiting flux: 18.42 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2017dij