Discovery certificate for object 2017hja
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14122 [ 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 2017hja
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mcn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:53:33.644 (328.3901825) DEC = -11:07:38.00 (-11.1272225)
Discovery date: 2017-10-10 07:49:26 (JD=2458036.8259954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-10 07:49:26
Flux: 18.969 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-10 07:39:21
Limiting flux: 19.07 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/2017hja