Discovery certificate for object 2017jcx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15498 [ 2017TNSTR1463....1W ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-23 06:19:01
Sender: Dr. Lukasz Wyrzykowski
Source Group: OGLE

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

IAU Designation: AT 2017jcx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:16:24.690 (64.102875) DEC = -74:47:42.50 (-74.795139)
Discovery date: 2017-12-22 06:42:51 (JD=2458109.7797569)

Potential host galaxy: OGLE-GAL-LMC521.03-203.961-856.360

Remarks: bright transient located 6.8 arcsec away from a galaxy-like object.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-22 06:42:51
Flux: 18.288 VegaMag
Filter: I-Cousins
Instrument: OGLEIV-Cam
Telescope: The 1.3 m OGLE Warsaw Telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-12-12 04:54:36
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/2017jcx