Discovery certificate for object 2017ihb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14817 [ 2017TNSTR1277....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-19 17:55:52
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 2017ihb
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ngh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:50:37.609 (342.6567025) DEC = +11:50:10.51 (11.83625375)
Discovery date: 2017-11-10 07:32:09 (JD=2458067.8139931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-10 07:32:09
Flux: 19.243 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-08 07:58:04
Limiting flux: 14.45 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/2017ihb