Discovery certificate for object 2017grl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13598 [ 2017TNSTR.989....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-11 12:26:02
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: SN 2017grl
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17kjl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:34:04.577 (8.51906941176) DEC = -10:33:37.96 (-10.5605447059)
Discovery date: 2017-08-27 11:38:24 (JD=2457992.985)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-08-27 11:38:24
Flux: 19.11 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-08-23 13:26:24
Limiting flux: 18.79 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/2017grl