Discovery certificate for object 2017huf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14446 [ 2017TNSTR1210....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-04 21:23:54
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 2017huf
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mxt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:13:49.182 (108.454926) DEC = +44:24:19.36 (44.4053785)
Discovery date: 2017-10-28 14:45:36 (JD=2458055.115)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-28 14:45:36
Flux: 18.59 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-20 15:36:00
Limiting flux: 17.47 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/2017huf