Discovery certificate for object 2017iqj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15114 [ 2017TNSTR1348....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-29 07:44:40
Sender: Mr. Libert Monard
Source Group: None

Libert Monard report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017iqj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:10:40.860 (287.67025) DEC = -44:10:39.80 (-44.177722)
Discovery date: 2017-11-18 19:12:00 (JD=2458076.3)

Potential host galaxy: eso 282-18

Remarks: redshift of galaxy around 5500 km/s

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-18 19:12:00
Flux: 18.5 STMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: prediscovery / unfiltered CCD on 30cm RCX400

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-04-04 02:52:48
Limiting flux: 19 STMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: unfiltered CCD on 30cm RCX400

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