Discovery certificate for object 2017hrr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14370

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-01 00:36:44
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 2017hrr
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mwx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:29:06.492 (172.27705) DEC = +08:59:18.56 (8.98849)
Discovery date: 2017-10-30 14:34:04 (JD=2458057.1069907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-30 14:34:04
Flux: 15.446 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-28 15:36:00
Limiting flux: 17.7 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/2017hrr