Discovery certificate for object 2017jdz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15531 [ 2017TNSTR1468....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-25 05:22:24
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: AT 2017jdz
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17rk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:24:09.756 (66.04065) DEC = -38:57:41.36 (-38.96149)
Discovery date: 2017-12-23 03:36:00 (JD=2458110.65)

Potential host galaxy: GALEXASC J042409.77-385737.8

Remarks: In several epochs, unknown redshift host

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-23 03:36:00
Flux: 18.1 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-12-16 05:31:12
Limiting flux: 17.8 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius


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