Discovery certificate for object 2017hqo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14336 [ 2017TNSTR1187....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-30 12:13:56
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 2017hqo
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mwh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:33:03.263 (113.263597143) DEC = +46:19:51.18 (46.3308842857)
Discovery date: 2017-10-20 15:36:00 (JD=2458047.15)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-20 15:36:00
Flux: 17.372 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-04 15:33:07
Limiting flux: 17.28 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/2017hqo