Discovery certificate for object 2017ese
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12037 [ 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 2017ese
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17gzc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:56:06.995 (194.029145) DEC = -12:23:25.89 (-12.390525)
Discovery date: 2017-06-06 08:15:21 (JD=2457910.8439931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-06 08:15:21
Flux: 18.65 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-06 07:55:12
Limiting flux: 18.21 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/2017ese