Discovery certificate for object 2017hpl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14303 [ 2017TNSTR1170....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-26 17:37:54
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 2017hpl
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mum
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:10:28.234 (32.617642) DEC = -16:58:52.01 (-16.981113)
Discovery date: 2017-10-21 11:08:09 (JD=2458047.9639931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-21 11:08:09
Flux: 18.933 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-21 10:46:33
Limiting flux: 18.7 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/2017hpl