Discovery certificate for object 2016iwt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7348 [ 2016TNSTR1044....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-16 21:37:02
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 2016iwt
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dzm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:10:50.577 (32.7107366667) DEC = +34:59:06.72 (34.9852)
Discovery date: 2016-12-15 07:39:21 (JD=2457737.8189931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-15 07:39:21
Flux: 18.2 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-18 09:59:02
Limiting flux: 18.96 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/2016iwt