Discovery certificate for object 2017hor
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14277 [ 2017TNSTR1160....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-24 14:08:50
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 2017hor
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17msj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:41:25.098 (115.354576667) DEC = +05:27:21.85 (5.45607055556)
Discovery date: 2017-10-08 15:27:21 (JD=2458035.1439931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-08 15:27:21
Flux: 18.332 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-07 13:22:04
Limiting flux: 17.45 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/2017hor