Discovery certificate for object 2017eby
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11542 [ 2017TNSTR.560....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-05-17 09:50:02
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: SN 2017eby
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17fko
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:38:50.744 (219.711433529) DEC = +14:44:25.99 (14.7405517647)
Discovery date: 2017-04-01 13:59:31 (JD=2457845.0829977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-01 13:59:31
Flux: 18.58 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-04-01 12:51:50
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/2017eby