Discovery certificate for object 2017pv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 8136 [ 2017TNSTR.114....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-27 14:45:03
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 2017pv
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17anj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:37:40.253 (144.417722) DEC = -28:59:47.64 (-28.996566)
Discovery date: 2017-01-26 11:45:36 (JD=2457779.99)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-26 11:45:36
Flux: 16.69 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-01-18 13:53:45
Limiting flux: 18.62 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/2017pv