Discovery certificate for object 2017djc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 11003 [ 2017TNSTR.487....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-28 09:50:02
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: AT 2017djc
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17eww
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:02:09.662 (255.54026) DEC = +54:02:20.05 (54.038904)
Discovery date: 2017-04-27 14:21:07.000 (JD=2457871.0979977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-27 14:21:07.000
Flux: 18.29 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-04-15 13:53:45
Limiting flux: 18.77 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Details of the new object can be viewed here: