Discovery certificate for object 2017hlu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14197 [ 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 2017hlu
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mks
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:37:44.066 (84.4336089474) DEC = -13:36:01.06 (-13.6002936842)
Discovery date: 2017-09-23 14:52:48 (JD=2458020.12)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-23 14:52:48
Flux: 18.788 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-23 14:41:16
Limiting flux: 18.57 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/2017hlu