Discovery certificate for object 2017ux
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 8295 [ 2017TNSTR.120....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-28 14:45:04
Sender: ATLAS (ATLAS_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ATLAS     Discovery Data Source: 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 2017ux
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17apl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:22:53.201 (140.72167) DEC = -03:12:52.36 (-3.21454375)
Discovery date: 2017-01-23 12:57:36 (JD=2457777.04)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-23 12:57:36
Flux: 18.59 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-01-15 14:44:09
Limiting flux: 18.16 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Details of the new object can be viewed here: