Discovery certificate for object 2016iee
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6790 [ 2016TNSTR.923....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-16 10:50:02
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 2016iee
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dwt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:23:21.595 (335.839981111) DEC = -31:37:01.68 (-31.6171344444)
Discovery date: 2016-11-03 07:33:36 (JD=2457695.815)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-03 07:33:36
Flux: 18.6 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-03 07:14:52
Limiting flux: 19.42 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/2016iee