Discovery certificate for object 2017hmg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14209 [ 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 2017hmg
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mli
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:28:30.556 (142.127316) DEC = -07:33:35.01 (-7.559726)
Discovery date: 2017-10-18 14:12:28 (JD=2458045.0919907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-18 14:12:28
Flux: 18.9 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-11 14:51:21
Limiting flux: 18.4 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/2017hmg