Discovery certificate for object 2017ifv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14779

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-16 23:24:56
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 2017ifv
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17nev
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:09:50.388 (17.4599508333) DEC = +25:25:24.56 (25.4234883333)
Discovery date: 2017-11-10 09:25:55 (JD=2458067.8929977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-10 09:25:55
Flux: 19.312 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-10 09:08:38
Limiting flux: 18.79 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/2017ifv