Discovery certificate for object 2017fem
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12397 [ 2017TNSTR.740....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-06 20:58:02
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: SN 2017fem
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ijc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:32:27.320 (218.1138325) DEC = +27:25:36.75 (27.426875)
Discovery date: 2017-07-02 08:03:50 (JD=2457936.8359954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-02 08:03:50
Flux: 17.34 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-28 08:35:31
Limiting flux: 19.22 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/2017fem