Discovery certificate for object 2017ihk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14827

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 2017ihk
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ngj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:00:07.753 (165.032304) DEC = +10:19:38.86 (10.327462)
Discovery date: 2017-11-01 14:13:55 (JD=2458059.0929977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-01 14:13:55
Flux: 19.057 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-01 14:02:24
Limiting flux: 18.72 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/2017ihk