Discovery certificate for object 2016ilq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7018 [ 2016TNSTR.957....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-25 10:50:03
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 2016ilq
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dxw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:26:43.059 (351.679411667) DEC = -09:57:46.70 (-9.96297166667)
Discovery date: 2016-11-23 06:57:36 (JD=2457715.79)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-23 06:57:36
Flux: 18.53 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-07 06:46:04
Limiting flux: 17.56 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/2016ilq