Discovery certificate for object 2017lm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 8016 [ 2017TNSTR..71....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-19 12:36:02
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 2017lm
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17aix
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:01:32.408 (45.3850325) DEC = -15:00:57.19 (-15.015885)
Discovery date: 2017-01-14 06:28:48 (JD=2457767.77)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-14 06:28:48
Flux: 18.07 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-01-10 07:39:21
Limiting flux: 18.4 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/2017lm