Discovery certificate for object 2017esh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12040 [ 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 2017esh
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17gzj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:28:53.612 (202.223383333) DEC = -29:35:53.69 (-29.5982477778)
Discovery date: 2017-06-05 07:30:43 (JD=2457909.8129977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-05 07:30:43
Flux: 17.79 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-03 10:22:04
Limiting flux: 18.31 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/2017esh