Discovery certificate for object 2017fnm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12656 [ 2017TNSTR.776....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-18 17:55:03
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 2017fnm
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17iqu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:12:39.030 (198.16262375) DEC = +34:04:03.60 (34.0676675)
Discovery date: 2017-07-06 08:02:24 (JD=2457940.835)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-06 08:02:24
Flux: 19.14 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-06 07:50:52
Limiting flux: 18.68 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/2017fnm