Discovery certificate for object 2017fnz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12670 [ 2017TNSTR.780....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-19 00:16:02
Sender: ATLAS (ATLAS_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ATLAS     Discovery Data Source: 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: SN 2017fnz
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ite
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:29:42.857 (337.42857) DEC = +11:48:16.70 (11.80464)
Discovery date: 2017-07-18 12:57:36 (JD=2457953.04)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-18 12:57:36
Flux: 18.59 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-14 13:29:16
Limiting flux: 18.24 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/2017fnz