Discovery certificate for object 2017ghq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13250 [ 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 2017ghq
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17jvc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:41:31.485 (25.3811871429) DEC = -09:06:29.26 (-9.10812714286)
Discovery date: 2017-07-29 14:06:43 (JD=2457964.0879977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-29 14:06:43
Flux: 19.03 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-25 15:07:12
Limiting flux: 17.36 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/2017ghq