Discovery certificate for object 2017hki
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14157 [ 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: SN 2017hki
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mhp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:47:09.949 (11.7914554545) DEC = +37:35:16.99 (37.5880518182)
Discovery date: 2017-10-12 10:59:31 (JD=2458038.9579977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-12 10:59:31
Flux: 18.756 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-12 10:42:14
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/2017hki