Discovery certificate for object 2017eru
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12026 [ 2017TNSTR.649....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-13 22:42:02
Sender: ATLAS (ATLAS_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ATLAS     Discovery Data Source: 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 2017eru
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17gxl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:14:42.269 (243.676119167) DEC = +16:13:59.78 (16.2332716667)
Discovery date: 2017-05-30 11:24:00.000 (JD=2457903.975)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-05-30 11:24:00.000
Flux: 19.31 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-28 11:22:33
Limiting flux: 19.66 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Details of the new object can be viewed here: