Discovery certificate for object 2016hly
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6207 [ 2016TNSTR.833....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-26 14:48:03
Sender: ATLAS (ATLAS_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ATLAS     Discovery Data Source: 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 2016hly
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dok
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:05:19.638 (151.331825) DEC = +50:03:15.84 (50.0544)
Discovery date: 2016-10-25 14:36:57.000 (JD=2457687.1089931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-25 14:36:57.000
Flux: 17.79 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-17 15:36:00
Limiting flux: 17.43 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Details of the new object can be viewed here: