Discovery certificate for object 2016hrt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6396 [ 2016TNSTR.858....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-01 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 2016hrt
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16drl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:34:35.971 (278.64988) DEC = +31:32:01.13 (31.5336466667)
Discovery date: 2016-11-01 04:55:12 (JD=2457693.705)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-01 04:55:12
Flux: 16.83 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-28 05:08:09
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/2016hrt