Discovery certificate for object 2017cel
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10073 [ 2017TNSTR.305....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-03-14 16:03:02
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 2017cel
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17bue
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:58:48.446 (119.701856667) DEC = -11:14:51.37 (-11.2476033333)
Discovery date: 2017-03-14 10:19:12 (JD=2457826.93)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-03-14 10:19:12
Flux: 16.86 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-11 09:57:36
Limiting flux: 17.88 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/2017cel