Discovery certificate for object 2017hju
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14143 [ 2017TNSTR1119....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-15 17:28:24
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 2017hju
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mgm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:34:26.217 (38.609237) DEC = +32:56:14.34 (32.937318)
Discovery date: 2017-10-14 12:00:00 (JD=2458041)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-14 12:00:00
Flux: 18.362 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-12 12:56:09
Limiting flux: 18.27 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/2017hju