Discovery certificate for object 2017hiz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14121 [ 2017TNSTR1114....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-14 22:25:13
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 2017hiz
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mfh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:25:42.062 (336.42526) DEC = -14:22:22.28 (-14.3728566667)
Discovery date: 2017-10-11 08:25:26 (JD=2458037.8509954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-11 08:25:26
Flux: 18.602 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-07 09:28:48
Limiting flux: 18.6 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/2017hiz