Discovery certificate for object 2017cxz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10651 [ 2017TNSTR.417....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-10 06:08:33
Sender: Mr. Massimo Caimmi
Reporting Group: ISSP     Discovery Data Source: ISSP

Massimo Caimmi report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2017cxz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:19:19.780 (259.832417) DEC = +57:53:55.80 (57.898833)
Discovery date: 2017-04-09 01:04:19.000 (JD=2457852.5446644)

Potential host galaxy: PGC140771

Remarks: M.Caimmi report the discovery of an apparent supernova at 2017 04 09.04467 on image obtained with SC Telescope 0.24-m f/6.5 and CCD Atik 314L (exposure 15 frame x 30sec) from Valdicerro Observatory (C92) - Loreto (AN) Italy, in the course of the Italian Supernovae Search Project (ISSP). The new object is located at A.R. = 17h19m19s.78 Decl. = +57°53' 55".8, astrometry with respect to UCAC-4 stars which is 6.4 arcsec South and 1.6 arcsec West of the centre of Galaxy PGC140771.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-09 01:04:19.000
Flux: 17.6 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-02-22 04:34:37
Limiting flux: 19 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Archival info: DSS

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