Discovery certificate for object 2017hmx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14229 [ 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: SN 2017hmx
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mlu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:55:33.240 (58.888502) DEC = +33:16:00.86 (33.266906)
Discovery date: 2017-10-19 11:57:07 (JD=2458045.9979977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-19 11:57:07
Flux: 18.904 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-03 14:58:33
Limiting flux: 18.78 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/2017hmx