Discovery certificate for object 2017gts
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13660 [ 2017TNSTR1006....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-16 20:58:16
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 2017gts
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17kwe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:18:36.129 (34.6505358333) DEC = +05:15:15.35 (5.25426333333)
Discovery date: 2017-09-14 11:44:09 (JD=2458010.9889931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-14 11:44:09
Flux: 18.97 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-12 12:31:40
Limiting flux: 18.71 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/2017gts