Discovery certificate for object 2016ggh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5269 [ 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 2016ggh
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16ctd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:05:20.790 (31.3366233333) DEC = -19:29:56.33 (-19.49898)
Discovery date: 2016-09-12 13:32:09.000 (JD=2457644.0639931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-12 13:32:09.000
Flux: 18.4 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-08 13:58:04
Limiting flux: 19.72 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Details of the new object can be viewed here: