Discovery certificate for object 2017chg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10155 [ 2017TNSTR.327....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-03-20 00:21:02
Sender: ATLAS (ATLAS_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ATLAS     Discovery Data Source: 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 2017chg
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17cux
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:56:40.972 (299.170718) DEC = +50:47:50.78 (50.797438)
Discovery date: 2017-03-06 15:25:55.000 (JD=2457819.1429977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-03-06 15:25:55.000
Flux: 16.38 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-26 05:41:16
Limiting flux: 19.34 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Details of the new object can be viewed here: