Discovery certificate for object 2017hzd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14587

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-12 11:49:34
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 2017hzd
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ncl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:45:41.363 (266.422344) DEC = +33:13:22.81 (33.2230015)
Discovery date: 2017-10-29 06:10:04 (JD=2458055.7569907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-10-29 06:10:04
Flux: 18.89 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-10-28 05:18:14
Limiting flux: 18.52 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/2017hzd