Discovery certificate for object 2017hlv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14198 [ 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 2017hlv
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mkb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:16:53.519 (334.222997273) DEC = -18:09:49.02 (-18.1636163636)
Discovery date: 2017-10-11 08:06:43 (JD=2458037.8379977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-11 08:06:43
Flux: 19.029 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-07 09:28:48
Limiting flux: 18.6 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/2017hlv