Discovery certificate for object 2017ens
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11905 [ 2017TNSTR.636....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-07 09:50:03
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 2017ens
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17gqa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:04:09.367 (181.03903) DEC = -01:55:52.25 (-1.93118)
Discovery date: 2017-06-05 06:14:24 (JD=2457909.76)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-05 06:14:24
Flux: 18.44 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-04 09:27:21
Limiting flux: 17.12 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2017ens