Discovery certificate for object 2017fcp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12341 [ 2017TNSTR.733....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-04 20:25:02
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 2017fcp
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17htp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:16:33.885 (244.141185833) DEC = +68:00:43.45 (68.0120691667)
Discovery date: 2017-06-23 10:16:19 (JD=2457927.9279977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-23 10:16:19
Flux: 19.3 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-21 10:27:50
Limiting flux: 19.1 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/2017fcp