Discovery certificate for object 2016ild
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7002 [ 2016TNSTR.952....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-24 00:46:03
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: AT 2016ild
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dxl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:16:02.040 (334.008502) DEC = -12:10:55.44 (-12.182066)
Discovery date: 2016-11-19 05:19:40 (JD=2457711.7219907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-19 05:19:40
Flux: 18 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-15 07:04:48
Limiting flux: 18.5 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016ild