Discovery certificate for object 2017aww
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 9101

Date Received (UTC): 2017-02-17 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 2017aww
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17bax
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:37:38.222 (129.409257) DEC = +19:24:13.94 (19.403871)
Discovery date: 2017-02-17 09:21:36 (JD=2457801.89)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-02-17 09:21:36
Flux: 18.17 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-02-13 11:09:36
Limiting flux: 18.59 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/2017aww