Discovery certificate for object 2016htl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6442 [ 2016TNSTR.874....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-03 17:33:05
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 2016htl
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dse
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:53:55.346 (298.480608333) DEC = -23:40:23.58 (-23.6732166667)
Discovery date: 2016-10-30 06:01:26 (JD=2457691.7509954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-30 06:01:26
Flux: 18.3 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-26 06:08:38
Limiting flux: 19.29 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/2016htl