Discovery certificate for object 2017hhg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14073 [ 2017TNSTR1100....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-11 11:21:02
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 2017hhg
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17maf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:04:40.912 (31.170468) DEC = +31:51:28.12 (31.857812)
Discovery date: 2017-09-29 11:41:16 (JD=2458025.9869907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-29 11:41:16
Flux: 18.676 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-27 12:51:50
Limiting flux: 19.32 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala


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