Discovery certificate for object 2017hxy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14556 [ 2017TNSTR1235....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-10 14:43:17
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 2017hxy
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17ol
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:23:01.502 (20.75626) DEC = -21:17:33.72 (-21.2927)
Discovery date: 2017-11-10 04:33:36 (JD=2458067.69)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J01230174-2117364

Remarks: Unknown redshift host, in two chips


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-10 04:33:36
Flux: 17.6 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-05 08:52:48
Limiting flux: 16.9 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Details of the new object can be viewed here: