Discovery certificate for object 2017esc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12035 [ 2017TNSTR.653....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-14 18:45:04
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 2017esc
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17gzf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:46:23.599 (191.59833) DEC = -03:37:10.49 (-3.61958)
Discovery date: 2017-06-14 06:12:57 (JD=2457918.7589931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-14 06:12:57
Flux: 16.95 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-13 07:17:45
Limiting flux: 18.98 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/2017esc