Discovery certificate for object 2017ekh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11791 [ 2017TNSTR.617....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-01 13:55:02
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: AT 2017ekh
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17fxz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:11:35.506 (152.897942) DEC = -11:07:45.06 (-11.129182)
Discovery date: 2017-05-26 07:10:33 (JD=2457899.7989931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-05-26 07:10:33
Flux: 19.3 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-22 08:06:43
Limiting flux: 18.95 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/2017ekh