Discovery certificate for object 2017fax
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12293 [ 2017TNSTR.718....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-01 00:14:57
Sender: Mr. Tim Puckett
Source Group: POSS

R. Gagliano, J. Newton, R. Post, E. Weinberg, T. Puckett report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017fax
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:03:56.380 (345.984917) DEC = +30:09:28.80 (30.158)
Discovery date: 2017-06-25 10:45:32 (JD=2457929.948287037)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 7473


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-25 10:45:32
Flux: 19.7 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-24 10:08:49
Limiting flux: 20.5 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Archival info: Other
Remarks: Our archive

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