Discovery certificate for object 2017hbo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13905 [ 2017TNSTR1073....1W ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-05 05:01:23
Sender: Dr. Lukasz Wyrzykowski
Source Group: OGLE

Lukasz Wyrzykowski report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017hbo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:15:00.730 (3.753042) DEC = -69:23:45.90 (-69.396083)
Discovery date: 2017-10-04 08:18:34 (JD=2458030.8462269)

Potential host galaxy: OGLE-GAL-SMC700.21-1509.207-822.418

Remarks: Transient located 1.5 arcsec from the centre of a face-on spiral-like galaxy with not known redshift

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-04 08:18:34
Flux: 21.2 VegaMag
Filter: I-Cousins
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: OGLE-IV Warsaw Telescope, Las Campanas, Chile

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-18 05:13:31
Limiting flux: 21.9 VegaMag
Filter: I-Cousins
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: OGLE-IV Warsaw Telescope, Las Campanas, Chile

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