Discovery certificate for object 2016cch
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2219 [ 2016TNSTR.325....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-04-30 21:14:14
Sender: Dr. David Young
Reporting Group: ATLAS     Discovery Data Source: ATLAS

J. Tonry, L. Denneau, B. Stalder, A. Heinze, A. Sherstyuk (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 2016cch
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16arq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:09:13.740 (122.30725) DEC = +16:59:17.70 (16.98825)
Discovery date: 2016-04-27 05:35:24.000 (JD=2457505.7329167)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-04-27 05:35:24.000
Flux: 17.35 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

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