Discovery certificate for object 2017eyd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12213 [ 2017TNSTR.689....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-24 18:45:03
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 2017eyd
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17hnr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:16:40.372 (154.168215714) DEC = -03:45:52.84 (-3.76467857143)
Discovery date: 2017-06-15 06:11:31 (JD=2457919.7579977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-15 06:11:31
Flux: 18.71 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-15 06:05:45
Limiting flux: 18.49 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/2017eyd