Discovery certificate for object 2017hin
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14107 [ 2017TNSTR1114....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-14 00:47:33
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 2017hin
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mdv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:21:02.234 (65.2593075) DEC = +18:57:17.77 (18.954935)
Discovery date: 2017-10-01 14:21:07 (JD=2458028.0979977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-01 14:21:07
Flux: 19.039 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-01 14:06:43
Limiting flux: 19.27 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/2017hin