Discovery certificate for object 2017hcr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13935 [ 2017TNSTR1075....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-06 00:24:41
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 2017hcr
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17lvo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:30:47.671 (322.698627586) DEC = +32:54:00.46 (32.9001272414)
Discovery date: 2017-09-30 09:10:04 (JD=2458026.8819907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-30 09:10:04
Flux: 16.124 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

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