Discovery certificate for object 2017hrg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14359 [ 2017TNSTR1187....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-30 23:45:01
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: SN 2017hrg
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mwk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:02:07.725 (45.5321875) DEC = -11:22:00.55 (-11.36681875)
Discovery date: 2017-10-22 11:21:07 (JD=2458048.9729977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-22 11:21:07
Flux: 18.926 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-22 11:11:02
Limiting flux: 18.95 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/2017hrg