Discovery certificate for object 2017hje
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14126 [ 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: SN 2017hje
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mfr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:33:43.564 (53.4315183333) DEC = -26:10:37.58 (-26.1771066667)
Discovery date: 2017-10-11 11:58:33 (JD=2458037.9989931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-11 11:58:33
Flux: 18.933 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-11 11:51:21
Limiting flux: 18.86 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/2017hje