Discovery certificate for object 2017cjq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10221 [ 2017TNSTR.347....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-03-24 10:50:02
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 2017cjq
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17btm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:47:02.386 (191.759943529) DEC = -19:49:27.41 (-19.82428)
Discovery date: 2017-02-23 13:43:40 (JD=2457808.0719907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-02-23 13:43:40
Flux: 18.86 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-20 14:25:26
Limiting flux: 19.26 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/2017cjq