Discovery certificate for object 2017blh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 9528 [ 2017TNSTR.248....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-02-26 22:10:06
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 2017blh
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17bid
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:52:10.551 (163.04396375) DEC = -27:47:51.73 (-27.79770375)
Discovery date: 2017-02-19 12:20:09 (JD=2457804.0139931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-02-19 12:20:09
Flux: 18.39 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-02-15 13:12:00
Limiting flux: 18.66 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/2017blh