Discovery certificate for object 2017hiq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14110 [ 2017TNSTR1117....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-14 12:02:17
Sender: Dr. Blaz Mikuz
Reporting Group: PIKA     Discovery Data Source: PIKA

Blaz Mikuz report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2017hiq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:52:53.620 (13.223417) DEC = +16:06:53.40 (16.114833)
Discovery date: 2017-10-13 22:06:54.000 (JD=2458040.4214583)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-13 22:06:54.000
Flux: 18.2 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Discovered by B. Mikuz on four unfiltered images taken with 60-cm, f/3.3 Cichocki telescope at Crni Vrh Observatory in the course of the Comet and Asteroid Search Program (PIKA).

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

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