Discovery certificate for object 2017hq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7894 [ 2017TNSTR..45....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-11 01:01:17
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 2017hq
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17am
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:49:23.995 (207.34998) DEC = +08:30:26.50 (8.50736)
Discovery date: 2017-01-10 15:50:24 (JD=2457764.16)

Potential host galaxy: CGCG 073-079
Host redshift: 0.03798

Remarks: In several epochs.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-10 15:50:24
Flux: 17.4 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-07-29 06:57:36
Limiting flux: 17.8 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/2017hq