Discovery certificate for object 2017hoo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14274 [ 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: SN 2017hoo
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mrn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:29:55.183 (52.4799293333) DEC = -18:17:39.51 (-18.294308)
Discovery date: 2017-10-21 11:24:00 (JD=2458047.975)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-21 11:24:00
Flux: 18.699 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-17 12:14:24
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/2017hoo