Discovery certificate for object 2017hlz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14202 [ 2017TNSTR1144....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-20 00:07:14
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: AT 2017hlz
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mlf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:31:38.973 (7.91238882353) DEC = +28:58:07.59 (28.9687758824)
Discovery date: 2017-09-27 11:24:00 (JD=2458023.975)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-27 11:24:00
Flux: 19.497 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-25 11:21:07
Limiting flux: 19.17 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/2017hlz