Discovery certificate for object 2017hno
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14246 [ 2017TNSTR1153....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-22 22:30:51
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 2017hno
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mmy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:37:25.337 (24.35557) DEC = +32:26:04.04 (32.4344566667)
Discovery date: 2017-10-18 11:38:24 (JD=2458044.985)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-18 11:38:24
Flux: 19.611 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-14 12:08:38
Limiting flux: 19.33 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Details of the new object can be viewed here: