Discovery certificate for object 2017gug
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13677 [ 2017TNSTR1013....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-18 09:48:03
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 2017gug
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17lak
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:20:56.583 (245.235764) DEC = +21:19:53.26 (21.331461)
Discovery date: 2017-09-11 05:42:43 (JD=2458007.7379977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-11 05:42:43
Flux: 18.73 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-07 06:05:45
Limiting flux: 27.5 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/2017gug