Discovery certificate for object 2017gah
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13041

Date Received (UTC): 2017-08-11 09:25:02
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: SN 2017gah
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17jiv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:02:42.431 (330.676795) DEC = -32:47:33.50 (-32.7926375)
Discovery date: 2017-08-10 11:52:48 (JD=2457975.995)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-08-10 11:52:48
Flux: 15.89 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-05 10:07:40
Limiting flux: 18.05 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/2017gah