Discovery certificate for object 2017ete
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12065 [ 2017TNSTR.661....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-16 13:55:02
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 2017ete
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17hbu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:19:43.257 (184.93023625) DEC = +32:02:58.81 (32.04966875)
Discovery date: 2017-06-11 07:42:14 (JD=2457915.8209954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-11 07:42:14
Flux: 18.67 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-11 07:26:24
Limiting flux: 18.38 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/2017ete