Discovery certificate for object 2017fge
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12452 [ 2017TNSTR.752....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-11 13:55:02
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 2017fge
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ilq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:31:13.327 (7.80553) DEC = +36:16:48.21 (36.2800575)
Discovery date: 2017-07-07 13:59:31 (JD=2457942.0829977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-07 13:59:31
Flux: 18.34 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-02-14 05:55:40
Limiting flux: 18.94 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/2017fge