Discovery certificate for object 2017hhc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14069 [ 2017TNSTR1100....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-11 11:21:02
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 2017hhc
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17maz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:04:25.731 (61.1072126667) DEC = +30:47:23.32 (30.789811)
Discovery date: 2017-09-23 13:35:02.000 (JD=2458020.0659954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-23 13:35:02.000
Flux: 19.25 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

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