Discovery certificate for object 2016csi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2651 [ 2016TNSTR.408....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-06-08 17:47:45
Sender: ATLAS (ATLAS_Bot1)
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: SN 2016csi
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16bcd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:33:49.469 (248.456119231) DEC = +33:19:43.04 (33.3286223077)
Discovery date: 2016-06-03 09:44:38.000 (JD=2457542.9059954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-06-03 09:44:38.000
Flux: 18.67 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-24 11:51:21
Limiting flux: 18.69 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Details of the new object can be viewed here: