Discovery certificate for object 2017hro
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14367 [ 2017TNSTR1193....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-31 17:06:00
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 2017hro
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mwv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:16:15.848 (334.066031667) DEC = +40:03:36.00 (40.06)
Discovery date: 2017-10-28 08:18:14 (JD=2458054.8459954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-28 08:18:14
Flux: 18.765 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-20 09:11:31
Limiting flux: 18.88 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/2017hro