Discovery certificate for object 2016hqh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6354 [ 2016TNSTR.855....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-31 18:23:04
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 2016hqh
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dqn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:57:05.808 (119.2742) DEC = +23:08:55.36 (23.14871)
Discovery date: 2016-10-24 15:01:26 (JD=2457686.1259954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-24 15:01:26
Flux: 17.35 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-05 06:31:40
Limiting flux: 19.24 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/2016hqh