Discovery certificate for object 2017gte
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13646 [ 2017TNSTR1006....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-16 17:55:16
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 2017gte
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17kvo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:00:34.810 (330.145040714) DEC = +12:00:19.36 (12.0053785714)
Discovery date: 2017-09-11 10:24:57 (JD=2458007.9339931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-11 10:24:57
Flux: 18.48 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-11 10:22:04
Limiting flux: 19.11 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/2017gte