Discovery certificate for object 2017hyj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14567

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-10 18:01:20
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 2017hyj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:54:46.736 (13.6947334783) DEC = -10:58:15.96 (-10.9711013043)
Discovery date: 2017-10-28 09:00:00 (JD=2458054.875)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-28 09:00:00
Flux: 19.394 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-22 09:51:50
Limiting flux: 18.81 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/2017hyj