Discovery certificate for object 2017fgg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12454 [ 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 2017fgg
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ili
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:32:50.583 (338.2107625) DEC = +32:03:46.80 (32.063000625)
Discovery date: 2017-06-28 13:58:04 (JD=2457933.0819907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-28 13:58:04
Flux: 19.31 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-26 14:58:33
Limiting flux: 17.82 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/2017fgg