Discovery certificate for object 2017nh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 8067 [ 2017TNSTR..89....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-23 17:33:55
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: SN 2017nh
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17bc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:10:13.639 (107.55683) DEC = +27:12:09.79 (27.20272)
Discovery date: 2017-01-23 08:23:59 (JD=2457776.8499884)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J07101346+2712041

Remarks: In two epochs, unknown redshift host, confirmed by J. Brimacombe

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-23 08:23:59
Flux: 17.9 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-01-19 12:00:00
Limiting flux: 17.8 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus


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