Discovery certificate for object 2016ivt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7315 [ 2016TNSTR1041....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-15 14:45:02
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: SN 2016ivt
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dzg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:35:01.737 (173.757236667) DEC = +08:28:25.51 (8.47375333333)
Discovery date: 2016-12-14 15:31:40 (JD=2457737.1469907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-14 15:31:40
Flux: 16.71 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-27 06:24:28
Limiting flux: 19.01 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/2016ivt