Discovery certificate for object 2017pp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 8129 [ 2017TNSTR.110....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-26 23:08:25
Sender: Mr. Fabrizio Ciabattari
Reporting Group: ISSP     Discovery Data Source: ISSP

F. Ciabattari, E. Mazzoni, S. Donati report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2017pp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:44:41.020 (191.170917) DEC = +10:20:41.40 (10.344833)
Discovery date: 2017-01-26 03:50:24.000 (JD=2457779.66)

Potential host galaxy: PGC1378162

Remarks: Offset from Host: 4"W 4"N


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-26 03:50:24.000
Flux: 17.1 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.5m Newtonian telescope + CCD FLI Proline 4710 camera; Borgo a Mozzano - Italy - Italian Supernovae Search Project

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-01-22 03:36:00
Limiting flux: 18.2 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Details of the new object can be viewed here: