Discovery certificate for object 2016hru
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6397 [ 2016TNSTR.858....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-01 22:05:02
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: AT 2016hru
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16drm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:14:00.085 (273.500352222) DEC = +31:17:17.96 (31.2883233333)
Discovery date: 2016-10-28 04:52:19.000 (JD=2457689.7029977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-28 04:52:19.000
Flux: 17.7 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-24 06:00:00
Limiting flux: 19.13 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/2016hru