Discovery certificate for object 2017eay
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11513 [ 2017TNSTR.551....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-05-14 15:03:03
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: AT 2017eay
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17fel
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:18:45.749 (184.69062) DEC = +27:56:40.01 (27.9444466667)
Discovery date: 2017-04-26 11:52:48 (JD=2457869.995)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-26 11:52:48
Flux: 18.91 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-29 11:09:36
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/2017eay