Discovery certificate for object 2017hqh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14329 [ 2017TNSTR1185....1Z ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-29 04:20:05
Sender: Dr. Weikang Zheng
Source Group: LOSS

Keto Zhang, WeiKang Zheng and Alexei V. Filippenko (UC Berkeley) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017hqh
Discoverer internal name: kait-17de
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:33:07.850 (23.282708) DEC = +30:33:09.07 (30.552519)
Discovery date: 2017-10-28 10:09:17 (JD=2458054.9231134)

Potential host galaxy: M33

Remarks: The object was confirmed on Oct. 29.16 UT with mag ~19.5

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-28 10:09:17
Flux: 19 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-26 10:24:57
Limiting flux: 19 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other


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