Discovery certificate for object 2017gjk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13300 [ 2017TNSTR.932....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-08-30 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 2017gjk
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17jye
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:38:39.556 (9.66481666667) DEC = +07:44:13.31 (7.73703)
Discovery date: 2017-08-29 12:14:24 (JD=2457995.01)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-08-29 12:14:24
Flux: 19.25 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-27 12:11:31
Limiting flux: 19.12 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/2017gjk