Discovery certificate for object 2017hzf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14590 [ 2017TNSTR1243....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-12 12:01:44
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 2017hzf
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17nbw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:36:42.450 (69.1768736364) DEC = +79:29:38.30 (79.4939718182)
Discovery date: 2017-11-07 12:31:40 (JD=2458065.0219907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-07 12:31:40
Flux: 18.447 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-05 12:07:12
Limiting flux: 17.91 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/2017hzf