Discovery certificate for object 2017fig
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12509 [ 2017TNSTR.758....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-12 17:55:04
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 2017fig
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17inn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:33:19.473 (203.3311375) DEC = +24:38:01.26 (24.6336825)
Discovery date: 2017-07-06 06:28:48 (JD=2457940.77)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-06 06:28:48
Flux: 18.8 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-02 07:07:40
Limiting flux: 18.8 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/2017fig