Discovery certificate for object 2017eob
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11914

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-07 22:42:04
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 2017eob
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17grf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:50:11.254 (297.546891429) DEC = -31:40:50.31 (-31.6806414286)
Discovery date: 2017-05-26 14:47:02 (JD=2457900.1159954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-05-26 14:47:02
Flux: 17.33 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-18 06:12:57
Limiting flux: 18.46 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/2017eob