Discovery certificate for object 2017wb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 8341 [ 2017TNSTR.119....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-28 21:30:44
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: SN 2017wb
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17bo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:01:19.534 (165.33139) DEC = +70:39:54.76 (70.66521)
Discovery date: 2017-01-28 14:09:36 (JD=2457782.09)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J11011991+7039548

Remarks: In several epochs, on the rise, unknown redshift host

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-28 14:09:36
Flux: 17.5 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-01-24 12:28:48
Limiting flux: 18 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/2017wb