Discovery certificate for object 2016htn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6444 [ 2016TNSTR.874....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-03 23:45:03
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 2016htn
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dsj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:11:29.068 (32.871116) DEC = -16:30:37.17 (-16.510324)
Discovery date: 2016-11-03 10:12:00 (JD=2457695.925)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-03 10:12:00
Flux: 18.08 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-26 11:22:33
Limiting flux: 19.6 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/2016htn