Discovery certificate for object 2016cph
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2569 [ 2016TNSTR.393....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-06-01 15:53:59
Sender: ATLAS (ATLAS_Bot1)
Source Group: 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 2016cph
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16ays
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:16:24.199 (319.100828571) DEC = -00:49:43.25 (-0.828681428571)
Discovery date: 2016-05-30 13:55:12 (JD=2457539.08)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-30 13:55:12
Flux: 18.54 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-12-27 05:02:24
Limiting flux: 18.35 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016cph