Discovery certificate for object 2017icw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14695 [ 2017TNSTR1260....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-15 00:13:48
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: SN 2017icw
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ndw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:24:35.348 (36.1472833333) DEC = -11:45:01.72 (-11.7504766667)
Discovery date: 2017-11-13 09:34:33.000 (JD=2458070.8989931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-13 09:34:33.000
Flux: 18.527 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-11 10:12:00
Limiting flux: 19 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/2017icw