Discovery certificate for object 2016ent
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3986

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-03 12:05:48
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 2016ent
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16bsp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:39:03.260 (339.763582857) DEC = -21:00:51.41 (-21.0142814286)
Discovery date: 2016-07-07 12:48:57 (JD=2457577.0339931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-07-07 12:48:57
Flux: 18.46 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-07-06 13:43:40
Limiting flux: 19.68 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/2016ent