Discovery certificate for object 2017eci
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11552 [ 2017TNSTR.560....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-05-17 16:00:03
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 2017eci
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17flu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:41:47.394 (205.447473333) DEC = +49:11:03.70 (49.1843616667)
Discovery date: 2017-04-27 12:40:19 (JD=2457871.0279977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-27 12:40:19
Flux: 19.04 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-04-27 12:28:48
Limiting flux: 19.47 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/2017eci