Discovery certificate for object 2017dqf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11215 [ 2017TNSTR.509....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-05-02 07:36:53
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 2017dqf
Discoverer internal name: SMT17hrc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:01:24.603 (195.352512) DEC = -25:52:22.87 (-25.87302)
Discovery date: 2017-04-28 13:22:04 (JD=2457872.0569907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-28 13:22:04
Flux: 20.58 ABMag
Filter: r-SM-SkyMapper
Instrument: SM-WFCam
Telescope: SkyMapper wide-field survey telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-04-27 13:26:24
Limiting flux: 20.49 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/2017dqf