Discovery certificate for object 2016htm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6443 [ 2016TNSTR.874....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-03 23:45:03
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: SN 2016htm
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dsh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:32:02.621 (38.01092) DEC = -26:39:57.29 (-26.6659133333)
Discovery date: 2016-11-03 10:23:31 (JD=2457695.9329977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-03 10:23:31
Flux: 17.55 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-26 11:32:38
Limiting flux: 19.55 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/2016htm