Discovery certificate for object 2017dry
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11260 [ 2017TNSTR.511....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-05-03 19:15:07
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

J. V. Shields, K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2017dry
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17fs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:32:44.530 (338.18554) DEC = -59:28:18.05 (-59.47168)
Discovery date: 2017-04-28 09:36:00 (JD=2457871.9)

Potential host galaxy: FAIRALL 0131
Host redshift: 0.040415

Remarks: In two epochs, on the rise

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-28 09:36:00
Flux: 17.2 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-04-25 09:21:36
Limiting flux: 17.8 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius


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