Discovery certificate for object 2017gmu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13398 [ 2017TNSTR.965....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-04 16:06:02
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 2017gmu
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17khb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:14:25.026 (18.6042733333) DEC = +19:31:52.51 (19.5312525)
Discovery date: 2017-08-20 13:36:28 (JD=2457986.0669907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-08-20 13:36:28
Flux: 19.16 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-20 13:29:16
Limiting flux: 19.28 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/2017gmu