Discovery certificate for object 2017jbl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15458

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-20 23:42:50
Sender: Mr. Tim Puckett
Source Group: POSS

R. Gagliano, R. Post, E. Weinberg, J. Newton, T. Puckett report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2017jbl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:33:12.730 (53.303042) DEC = +36:11:24.60 (36.190167)
Discovery date: 2017-12-20 08:36:48 (JD=2458107.8589004627)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 2780
Host redshift: 0.015054


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-20 08:36:48
Flux: 18.3 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 40cm SCT

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-19 04:45:55
Limiting flux: 21 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Archival info: Other
Remarks: Our archive

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