Discovery certificate for object 2017dzu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11478 [ 2017TNSTR.545....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-05-12 08:00:44
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 2017dzu
Discoverer internal name: SMT17hwt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:24:17.562 (321.073174) DEC = -50:59:11.29 (-50.98647)
Discovery date: 2017-05-04 18:41:45 (JD=2457878.2789931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-05-04 18:41:45
Flux: 20.12 ABMag
Filter: r-SM-SkyMapper
Instrument: SM-WFCam
Telescope: SkyMapper wide-field survey telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-02 17:58:33
Limiting flux: 19.66 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/2017dzu