Discovery certificate for object 2017cgf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10123 [ 2017TNSTR.323....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-03-19 00:21:02
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 2017cgf
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17cqf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:29:08.432 (127.285132) DEC = +48:26:38.71 (48.444086)
Discovery date: 2017-03-18 08:25:26 (JD=2457830.8509954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-03-18 08:25:26
Flux: 16.61 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-06 10:09:07
Limiting flux: 18.94 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/2017cgf