Discovery certificate for object 2017gub
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13670 [ 2017TNSTR1009....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-17 16:06:04
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 2017gub
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17lab
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:37:11.202 (234.296676) DEC = -10:19:17.37 (-10.321492)
Discovery date: 2017-09-14 05:49:55 (JD=2458010.7429977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-14 05:49:55
Flux: 17.27 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-10 06:21:36
Limiting flux: 18.87 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/2017gub