Discovery certificate for object 2017dim
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10985 [ 2017TNSTR.482....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-26 18:45:03
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 2017dim
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17evg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:14:08.373 (168.5348875) DEC = +31:49:08.79 (31.8191075)
Discovery date: 2017-04-26 10:53:45.000 (JD=2457869.9539931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-26 10:53:45.000
Flux: 19.41 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-29 11:02:24
Limiting flux: 19.61 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/2017dim