Discovery certificate for object 2017gup
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13686 [ 2017TNSTR1013....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-18 17:55:06
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 2017gup
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17lbl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:29:34.246 (52.39269) DEC = +10:58:23.20 (10.973111)
Discovery date: 2017-09-17 13:20:38 (JD=2458014.0559954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-17 13:20:38
Flux: 17.78 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-13 14:09:36
Limiting flux: 18.86 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/2017gup