Discovery certificate for object 2017fwe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 12917 [ 2017TNSTR.836....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-08-03 20:58:09
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 2017fwe
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17jdd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:58:49.508 (29.706284) DEC = -23:08:54.49 (-23.14847)
Discovery date: 2017-07-24 14:58:33 (JD=2457959.1239931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-24 14:58:33
Flux: 17.95 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-20 15:08:38
Limiting flux: 17.13 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/2017fwe