Discovery certificate for object 2017hhx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14091 [ 2017TNSTR1105....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-12 23:38:07
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: SN 2017hhx
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mdo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:00:32.929 (330.137204667) DEC = -27:13:29.36 (-27.2248213333)
Discovery date: 2017-10-07 08:29:45 (JD=2458033.8539931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-07 08:29:45
Flux: 17.99 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-01 08:38:24
Limiting flux: 18 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/2017hhx