Discovery certificate for object 2017evb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12125 [ 2017TNSTR.665....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-18 23:37:02
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 2017evb
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17hcs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:45:16.496 (326.3187325) DEC = -37:49:45.69 (-37.8293575)
Discovery date: 2017-06-18 13:42:14 (JD=2457923.0709954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-18 13:42:14
Flux: 16.83 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-07 14:55:40
Limiting flux: 17.96 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/2017evb