Discovery certificate for object 2017fna
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12643 [ 2017TNSTR.776....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-18 00:16:02
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 2017fna
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ioz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:46:51.854 (356.71606) DEC = -10:27:32.02 (-10.4588933333)
Discovery date: 2017-07-15 14:34:04 (JD=2457950.1069907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-15 14:34:04
Flux: 18.76 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-11 14:02:24
Limiting flux: 18.54 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/2017fna