Discovery certificate for object 2017ol
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 8097 [ 2019TNSTR.136....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-24 21:12:44
Date made public: 2019-01-24
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Source Group: iPTF

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

IAU Designation: AT 2017ol
Discoverer internal name: iPTF17ol
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:30:54.817 (82.728404) DEC = +71:59:15.54 (71.987651)
Discovery date: 2017-01-18 05:09:36 (JD=2457771.715)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-18 05:09:36
Flux: 19.92 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2017ol