Discovery certificate for object 2017ghf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13239 [ 2017TNSTR.912....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-08-25 00:16:08
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 2017ghf
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17jtu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:43:35.634 (235.898473333) DEC = +44:23:56.46 (44.3990166667)
Discovery date: 2017-08-23 06:08:38 (JD=2457988.7559954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-08-23 06:08:38
Flux: 19.79 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-19 06:44:38
Limiting flux: 19.65 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2017ghf