Discovery certificate for object 2017gqs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13572 [ 2017TNSTR.982....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-09 18:18:19
Sender: Dr. Richard S Post
Source Group: POSS

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

IAU Designation: AT 2017gqs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:27:15.900 (66.81625) DEC = +32:37:43.20 (32.628667)
Discovery date: 2017-09-09 09:56:28 (JD=2458005.914213)

Potential host galaxy: UGC03047
Host redshift: 0.0215


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-09 09:56:28
Flux: 20.4 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.61M CDK with Apogee U230

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-10 10:43:43
Limiting flux: 20 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.61 with Apogee U230

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