Discovery certificate for object 2016gzs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5830 [ 2016TNSTR.773....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-08 22:30:05
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 2016gzs
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dic
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:52:43.191 (118.179964) DEC = +58:41:37.99 (58.693886)
Discovery date: 2016-10-07 13:55:12 (JD=2457669.08)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-07 13:55:12
Flux: 17.39 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-25 15:34:33
Limiting flux: 17.3 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/2016gzs