Discovery certificate for object 2017fav
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12290 [ 2017TNSTR.709....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-06-30 23:37:04
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 2017fav
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17hrf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:32:06.157 (218.025655) DEC = +21:49:58.69 (21.83297)
Discovery date: 2017-06-28 08:18:14 (JD=2457932.8459954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-28 08:18:14
Flux: 18.42 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-24 09:10:04
Limiting flux: 19.16 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/2017fav