Discovery certificate for object 2017jbd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15448 [ 2017TNSTR1439....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-19 21:15:11
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

J. V. Shields, K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017jbd
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17rb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:52:51.667 (28.21528) DEC = -36:09:14.00 (-36.15389)
Discovery date: 2017-12-17 02:09:36 (JD=2458104.59)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J01525203-3609163

Remarks: In several epochs, on the rise

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-17 02:09:36
Flux: 18.1 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-12-12 01:55:12
Limiting flux: 18.8 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/2017jbd