Discovery certificate for object 2017je
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7947 [ 2017TNSTR..59....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-15 08:19:22
Sender: Prof. Subo Dong
Source Group: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: AT 2017je
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17ap
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:37:37.500 (9.40625) DEC = -34:29:50.20 (-34.497278)
Discovery date: 2017-01-15 01:46:21 (JD=2457768.5738542)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-15 01:46:21
Flux: 17.29 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-12-27 02:19:29
Limiting flux: 17.67 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/2017je