Discovery certificate for object 2017iez
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14756 [ 2017TNSTR1260....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-15 23:32:26
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 2017iez
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17nek
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:33:13.241 (23.305172) DEC = -17:31:31.71 (-17.525476)
Discovery date: 2017-11-14 08:41:16 (JD=2458071.8619907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-14 08:41:16
Flux: 18.9 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-10 09:36:00
Limiting flux: 17.9 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/2017iez