Discovery certificate for object 2017dxh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11402 [ 2017TNSTR.533....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-05-08 08:00:23
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 2017dxh
Discoverer internal name: SMT17hwf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:59:00.280 (194.751167) DEC = -26:35:52.80 (-26.598)
Discovery date: 2017-04-28 13:22:04 (JD=2457872.0569907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-28 13:22:04
Flux: 20.81 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: 20.62 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/2017dxh