Discovery certificate for object 2017frr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12780 [ 2017TNSTR.811....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-28 13:26:12
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

B. Monard, S. Dong, K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017frr
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17ka
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:20:55.622 (20.23176) DEC = -43:08:49.74 (-43.14715)
Discovery date: 2017-07-27 05:31:12 (JD=2457961.73)

Potential host galaxy: ESO 244- G 019

Remarks: In two epochs, confirmed by B. Monard

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-27 05:31:12
Flux: 16.6 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-17 08:23:59
Limiting flux: 17.5 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/2017frr