Discovery certificate for object 2017fgf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12453 [ 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 2017fgf
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ilh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:12:24.389 (348.10162) DEC = +13:56:57.80 (13.9493883333)
Discovery date: 2017-06-28 14:44:09 (JD=2457933.1139931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-28 14:44:09
Flux: 18.59 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-26 14:57:07
Limiting flux: 18.02 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/2017fgf