Discovery certificate for object 2017jyq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 16241 [ 2018TNSTR..15....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-01-06 15:45:18
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: SN 2017jyq
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17ru
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:10:33.802 (47.64084) DEC = -43:29:34.40 (-43.49289)
Discovery date: 2017-12-23 01:40:48 (JD=2458110.57)

Potential host galaxy: GALEXASC J031033.89-432934.2

Remarks: In several epochs, on the rise, unknown redshift host galaxy

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-12-23 01:40:48
Flux: 17.8 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-12-21 02:09:36
Limiting flux: 18.2 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Paczynski
Telescope: ASASSN-Paczynski


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