Discovery certificate for object 2017gqh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13512 [ 2017TNSTR.979....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-08 12:02:03
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 2017gqh
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17klx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:50:59.067 (222.746111) DEC = +51:08:40.24 (51.144512)
Discovery date: 2017-08-17 06:30:14 (JD=2457982.7709954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-08-17 06:30:14
Flux: 19.24 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-15 07:00:28
Limiting flux: 19.23 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/2017gqh