Discovery certificate for object 2016ado
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 803 [ 2016TNSTR.101....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-10 00:48:36
Sender: Dr. Brian Stalder
Reporting Group: ATLAS     Discovery Data Source: ATLAS

Brian Stalder report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016ado
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:03:05.790 (30.774125) DEC = -03:50:28.00 (-3.841111)
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 18:44:45.000 (JD=2457408.2810764)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 18:44:45.000
Flux: 17 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Remarks: "orange" and "cyan" filters on ATLAS 50cm telescope on Haleakala, Hawaii

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS
Remarks: 2MASX J02030578-0350240, separation=3.2 arcsec

Details of the new object can be viewed here: