Discovery certificate for object 2017hdp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13961 [ 2017TNSTR1082....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-08 23:19:04
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 2017hdp
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17lwe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:06:51.672 (16.7153013333) DEC = -39:19:06.93 (-39.318592)
Discovery date: 2017-09-21 11:38:24 (JD=2458017.985)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-21 11:38:24
Flux: 19.102 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-21 11:28:19
Limiting flux: 19.31 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala


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