Discovery certificate for object 2016gsk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5612 [ 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: SN 2016gsk
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16czw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:41:09.964 (310.291518) DEC = -05:05:58.25 (-5.099514)
Discovery date: 2016-09-27 07:53:45 (JD=2457658.8289931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-27 07:53:45
Flux: 17.71 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-20 09:18:43
Limiting flux: 17.82 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/2016gsk