Discovery certificate for object 2017foz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12698 [ 2017TNSTR.791....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-22 00:16:03
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 2017foz
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ivu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:42:52.411 (355.7183775) DEC = -01:20:19.89 (-1.3388575)
Discovery date: 2017-07-21 13:52:19 (JD=2457956.0779977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-21 13:52:19
Flux: 17.35 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-17 14:47:02
Limiting flux: 18.95 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/2017foz