Discovery certificate for object 2017hvp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14488 [ 2017TNSTR1212....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-05 22:30:05
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 2017hvp
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17myg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:53:15.460 (178.314415) DEC = +15:03:49.48 (15.063745)
Discovery date: 2017-11-02 14:55:40 (JD=2458060.1219907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-02 14:55:40
Flux: 18.067 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2017hvp