Discovery certificate for object 2017hhw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14090 [ 2017TNSTR1105....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-12 23:38:07
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 2017hhw
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS17mcw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:47:47.639 (86.9484969231) DEC = +44:17:33.53 (44.2926484615)
Discovery date: 2017-09-26 15:10:04.000 (JD=2458023.1319907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-09-26 15:10:04.000
Flux: 18.772 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-09-26 14:58:33
Limiting flux: 18.8 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2017hhw