Discovery certificate for object 2017gim
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13274 [ 2017TNSTR.924....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-08-28 09:25:03
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 2017gim
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17jxc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:50:33.259 (222.638581111) DEC = +40:46:16.75 (40.7713188889)
Discovery date: 2017-08-19 05:57:07 (JD=2457984.7479977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-08-19 05:57:07
Flux: 19.48 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-17 06:01:26
Limiting flux: 18.94 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/2017gim