Discovery certificate for object 2016hrc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6377 [ 2016TNSTR.855....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-31 22:05:02
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 2016hrc
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dqy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:48:50.739 (102.211413333) DEC = -38:36:01.07 (-38.6002966667)
Discovery date: 2016-10-30 14:45:36 (JD=2457692.115)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-30 14:45:36
Flux: 17.27 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-26 14:58:33
Limiting flux: 19.11 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/2016hrc