Discovery certificate for object 2017gfj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13190 [ 2017TNSTR.884....1A ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-08-19 23:38:43
Sender: Mr. Ron Arbour
Source Group: None

Ron Arbour report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2017gfj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:12:34.430 (333.143458) DEC = +38:40:37.70 (38.677139)
Discovery date: 2017-08-19 22:45:07 (JD=2457985.4479977)

Potential host galaxy: UGC11950


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-08-19 22:45:07
Flux: 18.2 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Units= V Instrument= C14 35cm f/6 + SXVR-H9 camera

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-31 23:13:55
Limiting flux: 19.1 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Units= V Instrument= C14 35cm f/6 + SXVR-H9 camera

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