Discovery certificate for object 2017hza
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14584 [ 2017TNSTR1243....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-12 01:59:26
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 2017hza
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17nct
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:24:14.781 (291.061588889) DEC = -04:57:21.12 (-4.95586666667)
Discovery date: 2017-11-11 05:13:55 (JD=2458068.7179977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-11 05:13:55
Flux: 16.81 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-09 05:58:33
Limiting flux: 19.29 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/2017hza