Discovery certificate for object 2017fmp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12632 [ 2017TNSTR.772....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-16 15:03:02
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 2017fmp
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17iou
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:55:12.315 (283.801313333) DEC = +50:57:49.73 (50.9638133333)
Discovery date: 2017-07-15 10:46:33 (JD=2457949.9489931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-15 10:46:33
Flux: 16.94 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-11 12:01:26
Limiting flux: 18.56 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/2017fmp