Discovery certificate for object 2017epb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11943

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-09 22:42:03
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: SN 2017epb
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17gvn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:18:27.703 (214.61543) DEC = +12:53:04.78 (12.88466)
Discovery date: 2017-06-09 09:21:36 (JD=2457913.89)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-09 09:21:36
Flux: 18.01 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-06 08:23:59
Limiting flux: 18.03 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/2017epb