Discovery certificate for object 2017ow
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 8108 [ 2017TNSTR.104....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-25 10:53:07
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 2017ow
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17alr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:15:34.784 (123.894932) DEC = +29:41:09.12 (29.685868)
Discovery date: 2017-01-24 10:55:12 (JD=2457777.955)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-24 10:55:12
Flux: 17.53 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-01-16 12:44:38
Limiting flux: 18.65 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/2017ow