Discovery certificate for object 2016jej
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7569 [ 2016TNSTR1101....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-30 21:21:04
Sender: ATLAS (ATLAS_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ATLAS     Discovery Data Source: 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 2016jej
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16efi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:24:57.199 (201.23833) DEC = +39:07:10.40 (39.11955625)
Discovery date: 2016-11-26 15:34:33.000 (JD=2457719.1489931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-26 15:34:33.000
Flux: 17.24 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-21 06:20:09
Limiting flux: 18.34 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Details of the new object can be viewed here: