Discovery certificate for object 2017jcp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15490

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-21 19:05:24
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: AT 2017jcp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:07:55.500 (196.98125) DEC = +34:05:12.40 (34.086778)
Discovery date: 2017-12-21 11:42:35 (JD=2458108.9879050925)

Potential host galaxy: PGC 45498
Host redshift: 0.03365


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-21 11:42:35
Flux: 18.6 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 61cm

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-09 04:27:57
Limiting flux: 20 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 61cm

Archival info: Other
Remarks: Our Archive

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