Discovery certificate for object 2017no
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 8074 [ 2019TNSTR.128....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-23 20:43:40
Date made public: 2019-01-23
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: iPTF     Discovery Data Source: iPTF

M. Kasliwal, Y. Cao (Caltech), on behalf of iPTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017no
Discoverer internal name: iPTF17no
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:41:13.121 (130.304671) DEC = +32:25:00.03 (32.416675)
Discovery date: 2017-01-18 11:00:57.000 (JD=2457771.9589931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-18 11:00:57.000
Flux: 19.465 ABMag
Filter: g-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2009-01-01 00:00:00
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: