Discovery certificate for object 2017jaq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15432

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-19 14:50:07
Sender: Dr. Lukasz Wyrzykowski

Lukasz Wyrzykowski, Mariusz Gromadzki report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017jaq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:32:16.480 (53.068667) DEC = -68:28:01.40 (-68.467056)
Discovery date: 2017-12-18 13:00:00 (JD=2458106.041667)

Potential host galaxy: OGLE-GAL-MBR214.14-320.506-554.383


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-18 13:00:00
Flux: 19.797 VegaMag
Filter: I-Cousins
Instrument: OGLEIV-Cam
Telescope: The 1.3 m OGLE Warsaw Telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-18 07:37:45
Limiting flux: 22 VegaMag
Filter: I-Cousins
Instrument: OGLEIV-Cam
Telescope: The 1.3 m OGLE Warsaw Telescope


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