Discovery certificate for object 2017fii
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12511 [ 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 2017fii
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ink
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:26:42.195 (231.675810833) DEC = +22:33:13.10 (22.5536375)
Discovery date: 2017-06-24 09:08:38 (JD=2457928.8809954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-06-24 09:08:38
Flux: 19.32 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-06-24 09:04:19
Limiting flux: 19.24 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/2017fii