Discovery certificate for object 2017ihf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14822 [ 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: SN 2017ihf
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ngb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:43:40.601 (40.9191722222) DEC = -24:11:52.86 (-24.1980161111)
Discovery date: 2017-11-10 10:07:40 (JD=2458067.9219907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-10 10:07:40
Flux: 18.547 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-10 09:57:36
Limiting flux: 18.37 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/2017ihf