Discovery certificate for object 2017mr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 8049 [ 2017TNSTR..84....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-22 00:21:04
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 2017mr
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17ajw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:00:07.298 (90.030408) DEC = +47:32:12.34 (47.536762)
Discovery date: 2017-01-21 09:02:52 (JD=2457774.8769907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-21 09:02:52
Flux: 17.23 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-01-13 10:35:02
Limiting flux: 18.33 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/2017mr