Discovery certificate for object 2017eoy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11940 [ 2017TNSTR.641....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-09 18:45:02
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 2017eoy
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17gtt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:38:59.300 (159.7470825) DEC = +26:12:59.08 (26.21641125)
Discovery date: 2017-05-20 07:58:04 (JD=2457893.8319907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-05-20 07:58:04
Flux: 19.33 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-20 07:22:04
Limiting flux: 19.38 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/2017eoy