Discovery certificate for object 2017hlt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14196 [ 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: SN 2017hlt
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mip
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:26:20.928 (261.587200313) DEC = +41:41:04.53 (41.68459125)
Discovery date: 2017-10-10 05:02:24 (JD=2458036.71)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-10 05:02:24
Flux: 19.102 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-08 05:32:38
Limiting flux: 14.59 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/2017hlt