Discovery certificate for object 2017fqk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12744 [ 2017TNSTR.799....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-24 23:46:24
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: SN 2017fqk
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17jp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:54:02.213 (43.50922) DEC = +02:58:04.58 (2.96794)
Discovery date: 2017-07-24 08:38:24 (JD=2457958.86)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 1137
Host redshift: 0.010147

Remarks: Present in several epochs

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-24 08:38:24
Flux: 17.1 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-28 14:38:24
Limiting flux: 16.6 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus


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