Discovery certificate for object 2017hzc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14586 [ 2017TNSTR1243....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-12 01:59:26
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: SN 2017hzc
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ncr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:50:07.521 (312.531336818) DEC = +05:59:08.92 (5.98581136364)
Discovery date: 2017-09-30 08:09:36 (JD=2458026.84)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-30 08:09:36
Flux: 19.085 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-30 07:56:38
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/2017hzc