Discovery certificate for object 2017hbm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13903 [ 2017TNSTR1066....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-04 22:14:29
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 2017hbm
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17lsh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:38:45.611 (264.6900464) DEC = +20:08:17.67 (20.138243)
Discovery date: 2017-09-23 06:04:19.000 (JD=2458019.7529977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-23 06:04:19.000
Flux: 16.803 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

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