Discovery certificate for object 2017igf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14793 [ 2017TNSTR1273....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-18 16:59:32
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2017igf
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17pg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:42:49.853 (175.70772) DEC = +77:22:12.94 (77.37026)
Discovery date: 2017-11-18 14:09:36.000 (JD=2458076.09)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 3901
Host redshift: 0.005624


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-18 14:09:36.000
Flux: 15.8 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-10 11:45:36
Limiting flux: 17.7 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Leavitt
Telescope: ASASSN-Leavitt

Details of the new object can be viewed here: