Discovery certificate for object 2017hbh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13898 [ 2017TNSTR1066....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-04 00:16:02
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 2017hbh
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17lfh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:35:33.064 (323.887764615) DEC = +22:15:43.20 (22.2619992308)
Discovery date: 2017-09-13 09:28:48 (JD=2458009.895)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-13 09:28:48
Flux: 18.99 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-13 09:10:04
Limiting flux: 19.12 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/2017hbh