Discovery certificate for object 2017iub
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15233 [ 2017TNSTR1380....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-07 08:44:24
Sender: Mr. Massimo Caimmi
Reporting Group: ISSP     Discovery Data Source: ISSP

Massimo Caimmi report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2017iub
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:11:49.270 (77.955292) DEC = +67:29:15.10 (67.487528)
Discovery date: 2017-12-06 00:35:23.000 (JD=2458093.5245718)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 3252

Remarks: M.Caimmi report the discovery of an apparent supernova on image obtained at 2017 12 06.02458 with SC Telescope 0.24-m f/6.5 and CCD Atik 314L (exp 15 frame x 30sec) from Valdicerro Observatory (C92) - Loreto (AN) Italy, during the Italian Supernovae Search Project (ISSP). The new object is located at A.R. = 05h11m49s.27 Decl. = +67°29' 15".1, show the source at 18.3 Mag. in the host Galaxy UGC 3252 (PGC16897). The second image of this object taken in the following night at 2017 12 07.03335 at A.R. = 05h11m49s.33 Decl. = +67°29' 15".1 show the same luminosity.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-06 00:35:23.000
Flux: 18.3 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-28 01:47:39
Limiting flux: 19.5 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Details of the new object can be viewed here: