Discovery certificate for object 2017hok
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14270 [ 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 2017hok
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17msc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:38:30.799 (354.628328) DEC = +19:21:48.55 (19.363485)
Discovery date: 2017-10-19 09:08:38 (JD=2458045.8809954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-19 09:08:38
Flux: 19.05 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-19 08:52:48
Limiting flux: 18.58 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/2017hok