Discovery certificate for object 2017egv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11690 [ 2017TNSTR.589....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-05-25 11:51:25
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: AT 2017egv
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17gs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:44:19.721 (236.08217) DEC = -06:49:13.87 (-6.82052)
Discovery date: 2017-05-25 09:36:00 (JD=2457898.9)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J15441967-0649156

Remarks: In several epochs, unknown redshift host

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-05-25 09:36:00
Flux: 17.4 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-17 04:33:36
Limiting flux: 17.5 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/2017egv