Discovery certificate for object 2016csg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2649 [ 2016TNSTR.408....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-06-08 17:47:45
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: SN 2016csg
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16bbx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:14:13.130 (258.55471) DEC = +41:33:42.49 (41.561802)
Discovery date: 2016-06-02 10:03:21 (JD=2457541.9189931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-06-02 10:03:21
Flux: 18.82 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-29 05:57:07
Limiting flux: 18.25 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala


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