Discovery certificate for object 2017iiq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14862 [ 2017TNSTR1284....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-20 13:14:46
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 2017iiq
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17nhd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:47:13.244 (26.8051814286) DEC = +47:46:11.57 (47.7698814286)
Discovery date: 2017-11-17 09:44:38 (JD=2458074.9059954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-11-17 09:44:38
Flux: 18.165 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-11-13 10:52:19
Limiting flux: 19.38 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/2017iiq