Discovery certificate for object 2016gsg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5608 [ 2016TNSTR.731....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-29 22:11:03
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 2016gsg
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16czp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:28:52.662 (247.219426) DEC = +05:00:58.95 (5.016374)
Discovery date: 2016-09-07 05:57:07 (JD=2457638.7479977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-07 05:57:07
Flux: 15.06 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-07 05:54:14
Limiting flux: 19.26 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/2016gsg