Discovery certificate for object 2017fow
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12695 [ 2017TNSTR.787....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-21 16:00:02
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: AT 2017fow
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ivr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:29:44.858 (217.436906667) DEC = +67:38:53.30 (67.6481383333)
Discovery date: 2017-07-19 08:05:16 (JD=2457953.8369907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-19 08:05:16
Flux: 18.7 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-19 07:42:14
Limiting flux: 18.58 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/2017fow