Discovery certificate for object 2016hnn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6254 [ 2016TNSTR.839....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-28 00:30:04
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 2016hnn
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dos
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:07:34.813 (271.895054) DEC = +10:35:27.87 (10.591076)
Discovery date: 2016-10-27 04:42:14.000 (JD=2457688.6959954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-27 04:42:14.000
Flux: 16.27 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-19 06:05:45
Limiting flux: 19.02 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Details of the new object can be viewed here: