Discovery certificate for object 2017ade
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 8543

Date Received (UTC): 2017-02-05 22:10:02
Sender: ATLAS (ATLAS_Bot1)
Source Group: ATLAS

J. Tonry, B. Stalder, L. Denneau, A. Heinze, H. Weiland (IfA, University of Hawaii), A. Rest (STScI), K.W. Smith, S. J. Smartt (Queen's University Belfast) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017ade
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17awq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:40:31.375 (175.130727143) DEC = +04:31:20.93 (4.52248142857)
Discovery date: 2017-01-27 14:55:40 (JD=2457781.1219907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-27 14:55:40
Flux: 19.16 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-01-27 14:48:28
Limiting flux: 19.8 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala


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