Discovery certificate for object 2017avl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 9057 [ 2017TNSTR.193....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-02-17 16:37:03
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 2017avl
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17bam
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:20:47.077 (80.1961555556) DEC = +03:15:24.55 (3.25681888889)
Discovery date: 2017-02-16 07:36:28 (JD=2457800.8169907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-02-16 07:36:28
Flux: 17.17 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-02-04 09:41:45
Limiting flux: 18.82 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala


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