Discovery certificate for object 2017con
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10375 [ 2017TNSTR.378....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-03-31 12:12:03
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 2017con
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17dhx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:25:01.141 (201.254756) DEC = +24:34:28.34 (24.57454)
Discovery date: 2017-03-29 11:22:33.000 (JD=2457841.9739931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-03-29 11:22:33.000
Flux: 18.33 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-25 12:02:52
Limiting flux: 19.65 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2017con