Discovery certificate for object 2017cie
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10180 [ 2017TNSTR.327....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-03-20 10:50:03
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 2017cie
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17cwe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:00:26.516 (75.110482) DEC = -22:22:10.10 (-22.369472)
Discovery date: 2017-03-15 06:24:28 (JD=2457827.7669907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-03-15 06:24:28
Flux: 18.2 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-11 07:04:48
Limiting flux: 18.15 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/2017cie