Discovery certificate for object 2017igi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14797 [ 2017TNSTR1277....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-19 00:38:04
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 2017igi
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ney
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:37:33.848 (189.391032) DEC = +16:20:51.21 (16.347558)
Discovery date: 2017-11-10 15:34:33 (JD=2458068.1489931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-10 15:34:33
Flux: 17.634 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-10 15:18:43
Limiting flux: 18.91 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/2017igi