Discovery certificate for object 2017itc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15207

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-05 17:25:38
Sender: Dr. Richard S Post
Source Group: POSS

R. Gagliano, R. Post, E. Weinberg, J. Newton, T. Pucket report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017itc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:45:46.050 (341.441875) DEC = +11:07:55.01 (11.131947)
Discovery date: 2017-12-04 01:53:36 (JD=2458091.5788889)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 7372
Host redshift: 0.038987


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-04 01:53:36
Flux: 18 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.61M with Apogee U230 camera in Mayhill, NM

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-20 01:37:18
Limiting flux: 20 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.61M with Apogee U230 camera in Mayhill, NM

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