Discovery certificate for object 2017pa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 8113 [ 2017TNSTR.103....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-25 18:48:49
Sender: Mr. Thomas Holoien
Source Group: ASAS-SN

Thomas Holoien, on behalf of the ASAS-SN Team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017pa
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17be
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:03:10.530 (30.793875) DEC = -61:41:10.63 (-61.686286)
Discovery date: 2017-01-17 01:40:48 (JD=2457770.57)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J02031063-6141105


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-17 01:40:48
Flux: 17.5 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-01-15 03:36:00
Limiting flux: 17.1 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius


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