Discovery certificate for object 2016eww
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4242 [ 2016TNSTR.554....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-12 12:08:03
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 2016eww
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16cil
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:20:58.964 (305.245681429) DEC = +00:46:25.21 (0.77366952381)
Discovery date: 2016-08-07 10:09:07 (JD=2457607.9229977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-07 10:09:07
Flux: 17.5 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-07-22 11:49:55
Limiting flux: 18.6 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/2016eww