Discovery certificate for object 2017hio
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14108 [ 2017TNSTR1114....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-14 00:47:33
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 2017hio
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mer
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:02:37.740 (345.657250909) DEC = +41:05:30.78 (41.0918827273)
Discovery date: 2017-09-26 09:37:26.000 (JD=2458022.9009954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-26 09:37:26.000
Flux: 18.237 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

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