Discovery certificate for object 2017hjf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14127 [ 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 2017hjf
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mfw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:52:36.763 (88.1531809091) DEC = -20:27:22.26 (-20.4561845455)
Discovery date: 2017-09-23 15:01:26 (JD=2458020.1259954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-23 15:01:26
Flux: 18.315 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-23 14:49:55
Limiting flux: 18.17 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/2017hjf