Discovery certificate for object 2017fms
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12635 [ 2017TNSTR.774....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-17 16:43:41
Sender: Mr. Tim Puckett
Source Group: POSS

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

IAU Designation: SN 2017fms
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:20:14.600 (320.060833) DEC = -04:52:51.30 (-4.880917)
Discovery date: 2017-07-17 07:48:49 (JD=2457951.8255671295)

Potential host galaxy: IC 1371


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-17 07:48:49
Flux: 17.4 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-04 08:12:16
Limiting flux: 20.5 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

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