Discovery certificate for object 2017jbj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15456 [ 2017TNSTR1444....1I ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-20 11:56:20
Sender: Mr. Koichi Itagaki
Source Group: None

Koichi Itagaki report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2017jbj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:48:05.420 (12.022583) DEC = -02:47:22.40 (-2.789556)
Discovery date: 2017-12-20 11:22:29 (JD=2458107.9739468)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 259


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-20 11:22:29
Flux: 16.9 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.5-m f6.8

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

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