Discovery certificate for object 2017adi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 8547 [ 2017TNSTR.154....1T ]

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: SN 2017adi
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17awu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:01:38.993 (135.4124725) DEC = +20:44:57.64 (20.749345)
Discovery date: 2017-02-05 09:27:21 (JD=2457789.8939931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-02-05 09:27:21
Flux: 18.11 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-01-28 12:27:21
Limiting flux: 19.72 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/2017adi