Discovery certificate for object 2017hmb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14204 [ 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 2017hmb
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mlh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:45:13.832 (26.3076333333) DEC = -06:31:28.00 (-6.52444333333)
Discovery date: 2017-10-10 10:42:14 (JD=2458036.9459954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-10 10:42:14
Flux: 18.901 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-10 10:29:16
Limiting flux: 18.75 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/2017hmb