Discovery certificate for object 2017hhe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14071 [ 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 2017hhe
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mbe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:29:17.610 (262.323373333) DEC = +47:19:11.08 (47.3197446667)
Discovery date: 2017-09-24 06:23:02.000 (JD=2458020.7659954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-24 06:23:02.000
Flux: 18.935 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

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