Discovery certificate for object 2017hys
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14576 [ 2017TNSTR1236....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-10 18:01:20
Sender: ATLAS (ATLAS_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ATLAS     Discovery Data Source: 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 2017hys
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17nbn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:14:31.634 (108.63181) DEC = +54:31:41.56 (54.52821)
Discovery date: 2017-11-09 14:06:43 (JD=2458067.0879977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-09 14:06:43
Flux: 18.525 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-09 13:52:19
Limiting flux: 19.02 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/2017hys