Discovery certificate for object 2017hce
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13922 [ 2017TNSTR1070....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-05 23:18:08
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 2017hce
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ltq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:51:07.551 (297.781460714) DEC = +50:33:47.18 (50.5631042857)
Discovery date: 2017-09-30 07:49:26 (JD=2458026.8259954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-30 07:49:26
Flux: 19.039 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-26 07:48:00
Limiting flux: 18.91 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/2017hce