Discovery certificate for object 2017hkh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14156 [ 2017TNSTR1123....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-16 23:51:14
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 2017hkh
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mhm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:55:34.429 (313.89345625) DEC = +21:03:00.47 (21.05013)
Discovery date: 2017-09-23 08:44:09 (JD=2458019.8639931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-23 08:44:09
Flux: 19.749 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2017hkh