Discovery certificate for object 2016hfe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5992 [ 2016TNSTR.794....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-14 16:09:02
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 2016hfe
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dkv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:06:45.570 (301.689873333) DEC = -31:00:44.51 (-31.012365)
Discovery date: 2016-10-14 05:44:09 (JD=2457675.7389931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-14 05:44:09
Flux: 17.44 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-10 07:01:55
Limiting flux: 18.3 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/2016hfe