Discovery certificate for object 2017gin
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13275 [ 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: SN 2017gin
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17jxe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:55:58.573 (13.994054) DEC = -09:37:35.36 (-9.626489)
Discovery date: 2017-08-02 14:12:28 (JD=2457968.0919907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-08-02 14:12:28
Flux: 18.62 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-02 13:59:31
Limiting flux: 19.19 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/2017gin