Discovery certificate for object 2017eoc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11915

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-08 13:17:25
Sender: Mr. Stuart Parker
Source Group: BOSS

Stuart Parker report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017eoc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:15:37.76 (168.907333) DEC = -48:44:55.40 (-48.748722)
Discovery date: 2017-06-08 10:14:11 (JD=2457912.9265162)

Potential host galaxy: ESO-215-G-037

Remarks: Stuart Parker, Canterbury, New Zealand, reports the discovery of an apparent supernova (red mag 17.1) on a 30-s unfiltered CCD image (limiting mag 19) taken by himself with a 30-cm Astro-Tech AT12RC Ritchey-Chretien astrograph (+ ST10 camera) at his Parkdale Observatory in the course of the Backyard Observatory Supernova Search.Which is 23E"and 42N"of the nucleus of the galaxy ESO-215-G-037(PGC34338) taken by himself with a 30-cm Astro-Tech AT12RC Ritchey-Chretien astrograph (+ ST10 camera) at his Parkdale Observatory in the course of the Backyard Observatory Supernova Search.Which is 13W"

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-08 10:14:11
Flux: 17.1 Other
Filter: Other-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-21 10:14:11
Limiting flux: 18 Other
Filter: Other-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: nothing visible

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