Discovery certificate for object 2016jel
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7571 [ 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: SN 2016jel
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16een
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:03:04.117 (150.767153571) DEC = -18:58:10.99 (-18.9697185714)
Discovery date: 2016-12-25 13:53:45.000 (JD=2457748.0789931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-25 13:53:45.000
Flux: 18.79 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-12-13 15:40:19
Limiting flux: 18.57 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Details of the new object can be viewed here: