Discovery certificate for object 2016hfg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5994 [ 2016TNSTR.794....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-14 17:02:03
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 2016hfg
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dkx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:59:40.378 (44.9182428571) DEC = +32:48:07.34 (32.8020378571)
Discovery date: 2016-09-26 13:37:55 (JD=2457658.0679977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-26 13:37:55
Flux: 19.24 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-26 13:35:02
Limiting flux: 19.32 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/2016hfg