Discovery certificate for object 2017ixu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15349 [ 2017TNSTR1424....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-17 14:51:50
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 2017ixu
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17qv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:50:07.022 (57.52926) DEC = -35:00:36.72 (-35.0102)
Discovery date: 2017-12-17 03:21:36 (JD=2458104.64)

Potential host galaxy: APMUKS(BJ) B034812.90-350935.8

Remarks: In several epochs, unknown redshift blue host

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-17 03:21:36
Flux: 18.3 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-12-09 03:21:36
Limiting flux: 18.6 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski


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