Discovery certificate for object 2017hlq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14193 [ 2017TNSTR1139....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-19 00:20:22
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 2017hlq
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mio
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:40:58.474 (25.2436422222) DEC = -11:46:40.04 (-11.7777888889)
Discovery date: 2017-09-22 11:12:28 (JD=2458018.9669907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-22 11:12:28
Flux: 19.115 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

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