Discovery certificate for object 2016ggg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5268 [ 2016TNSTR.675....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-13 18:17:59
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: AT 2016ggg
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16csy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:31:57.596 (22.98998375) DEC = -33:38:38.81 (-33.64411375)
Discovery date: 2016-08-16 14:41:16 (JD=2457617.1119907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-16 14:41:16
Flux: 18.19 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-20 05:28:19
Limiting flux: 18.52 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/2016ggg