Discovery certificate for object 2016cpl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2573

Date Received (UTC): 2016-06-01 21:50:52
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 2016cpl
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16ayw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:51:54.807 (147.978360556) DEC = -14:36:03.69 (-14.6010238889)
Discovery date: 2016-05-18 05:45:36 (JD=2457526.74)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-18 05:45:36
Flux: 17.78 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-04-21 09:21:36
Limiting flux: 18.02 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/2016cpl