Discovery certificate for object 2017giu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13282 [ 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: SN 2017giu
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17jrl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:47:39.841 (26.916005) DEC = -22:41:11.18 (-22.6864378571)
Discovery date: 2017-08-12 14:25:26 (JD=2457978.1009954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-08-12 14:25:26
Flux: 18.59 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-12 14:12:28
Limiting flux: 18.73 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/2017giu