Discovery certificate for object 2017hcl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13929 [ 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: AT 2017hcl
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17lso
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:15:36.520 (333.902168214) DEC = +34:14:37.37 (34.2437132143)
Discovery date: 2017-09-26 08:54:14 (JD=2458022.8709954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-26 08:54:14
Flux: 18.013 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2017hcl