Discovery certificate for object 2017eye
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12214 [ 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: SN 2017eye
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17hnm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:37:45.112 (219.437966667) DEC = +21:20:29.02 (21.341395)
Discovery date: 2017-06-22 08:42:43 (JD=2457926.8629977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-22 08:42:43
Flux: 18.94 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-20 09:14:24
Limiting flux: 19.31 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/2017eye