Discovery certificate for object 2017gis
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13280 [ 2017TNSTR.924....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-08-28 14:49:03
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 2017gis
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17jlp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:30:00.498 (22.502076) DEC = -32:22:40.77 (-32.377992)
Discovery date: 2017-07-26 14:36:57 (JD=2457961.1089931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-07-26 14:36:57
Flux: 18.1 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-07-24 14:57:07
Limiting flux: 18.23 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/2017gis