Discovery certificate for object 2017hmv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14227 [ 2017TNSTR1149....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-21 00:19:04
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 2017hmv
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mlq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:35:23.666 (23.84861) DEC = +24:43:19.54 (24.7220942857)
Discovery date: 2017-09-25 12:11:31 (JD=2458022.0079977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-25 12:11:31
Flux: 19.017 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-25 12:10:04
Limiting flux: 19.19 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/2017hmv