Possible Nova in the Galaxy M81 2017-04b (ATEL 10290.) discovered by Raffaele Belligoli, Flavio Castellani, Claudio Marangoni and Fernando Marziali with the 16" telescope of Monte Baldo Observatory on behalf of Italian Supernovae Search Project (ISSP) - see
SN2017cxz in PGC 140771 (at R.A. = 17h19m19s.78, Decl. = +57°53'55".8) discovered on 2017 April, 9th by Massimo Caimmi on behalf of Italian Supernovae Search Project (ISSP), using the SC 0,24 mt. telescope of the Valdicerro Observatory (C92) - Loreto (AN) - Italy. The new object was detected at Mag 17.6, Type Ib (see TNS - ATEL10262), and it is located 2".0 west and 6".0 south of the center of PGC 140771.