Discovery certificate for object 2017faw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12291 [ 2017TNSTR.714....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-01 00:00:57
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 2017faw
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17in
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:17:39.610 (319.41504) DEC = -44:54:15.73 (-44.90437)
Discovery date: 2017-06-30 06:14:24 (JD=2457934.76)

Potential host galaxy: GALEXASC J211739.70-445416.1

Remarks: Relatively faint, blue host

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-30 06:14:24
Flux: 16.7 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-25 06:00:00
Limiting flux: 17.9 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/2017faw