Discovery certificate for object 2017ghp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13249 [ 2017TNSTR.917....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-08-26 00:16:02
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: AT 2017ghp
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17juy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:12:28.189 (33.1174554545) DEC = +46:53:33.23 (46.8925636364)
Discovery date: 2017-08-23 14:00:57 (JD=2457989.0839931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-08-23 14:00:57
Flux: 17.53 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-17 15:14:24
Limiting flux: 18.01 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/2017ghp