Discovery certificate for object 2016ipd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7123 [ 2016TNSTR.969....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-29 15:03:04
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 2016ipd
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dyn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:53:34.356 (28.39315) DEC = +31:17:43.65 (31.2954583333)
Discovery date: 2016-11-21 08:52:48 (JD=2457713.87)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-21 08:52:48
Flux: 17.97 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-21 08:38:24
Limiting flux: 18.94 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/2016ipd