Discovery certificate for object 2017nf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 8065 [ 2017TNSTR..93....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-23 15:33:32
Sender: Mr. Tim Puckett
Source Group: POSS

R. Gagliano, J. Newton, R. Post, E. Weinberg, T. Puckett report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2017nf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:10:52.790 (167.719958) DEC = +28:16:27.20 (28.274222)
Discovery date: 2017-01-22 09:26:26 (JD=2457775.8933565)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 6218


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-22 09:26:26
Flux: 18 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 50cm

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-12-28 13:10:13
Limiting flux: 19.6 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Archival info: Other
Remarks: our archive

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