Discovery certificate for object 2017hqd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14325 [ 2017TNSTR1180....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-28 13:34:23
Sender: ATLAS (ATLAS_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ATLAS     Discovery Data Source: 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 2017hqd
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mva
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:29:48.841 (292.453505161) DEC = +35:40:49.96 (35.6805432258)
Discovery date: 2017-09-23 07:58:04.000 (JD=2458019.8319907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-23 07:58:04.000
Flux: 19.416 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-23 07:37:55
Limiting flux: 19.56 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2017hqd