Discovery certificate for object 2016hpx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6340 [ 2016TNSTR.849....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-30 21:38:02
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: SN 2016hpx
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dqh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:03:16.664 (90.819435) DEC = -26:53:54.82 (-26.8985616667)
Discovery date: 2016-10-30 14:02:24 (JD=2457692.085)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-30 14:02:24
Flux: 18.03 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-26 15:11:31
Limiting flux: 19.5 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/2016hpx