Discovery certificate for object 2017gsv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13637 [ 2017TNSTR1006....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-16 00:16:05
Sender: ATLAS (ATLAS_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ATLAS     Discovery Data Source: 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 2017gsv
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17kua
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:49:29.635 (237.373478421) DEC = +29:13:07.71 (29.2188073684)
Discovery date: 2017-05-27 10:40:48 (JD=2457900.945)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-05-27 10:40:48
Flux: 18.75 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-05-27 10:29:16
Limiting flux: 18.93 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/2017gsv