Discovery certificate for object 2017ets
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12083 [ 2017TNSTR.661....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-16 21:31:02
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: SN 2017ets
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17hca
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:13:46.150 (243.4422925) DEC = +22:54:59.14 (22.9164275)
Discovery date: 2017-06-16 09:47:31 (JD=2457920.9079977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-16 09:47:31
Flux: 17.99 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-13 11:26:52
Limiting flux: 18.7 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/2017ets