Discovery certificate for object 2017hoj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14269 [ 2017TNSTR1160....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-24 13:05:23
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 2017hoj
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mrs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:53:03.557 (328.26481875) DEC = -07:08:17.44 (-7.13817875)
Discovery date: 2017-10-11 07:37:55 (JD=2458037.8179977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-11 07:37:55
Flux: 19.294 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-10 08:16:47
Limiting flux: 18.93 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/2017hoj