Discovery certificate for object 2017fvl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12897 [ 2017TNSTR.829....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-08-02 00:15:42
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 2017fvl
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17kf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:55:42.588 (43.92745) DEC = +75:09:13.72 (75.15381)
Discovery date: 2017-08-01 14:38:24 (JD=2457967.11)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 02358
Host redshift: 0.014343

Remarks: In two epochs, nuclear source

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-08-01 14:38:24
Flux: 16.1 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-14 14:24:00
Limiting flux: 16.8 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/2017fvl