Discovery certificate for object 2016jem
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7572 [ 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 2016jem
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16eej
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:52:16.966 (358.070691) DEC = -22:45:19.86 (-22.755518)
Discovery date: 2016-12-25 05:08:09.000 (JD=2457747.7139931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-25 05:08:09.000
Flux: 18.19 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-12-21 06:53:16
Limiting flux: 19.09 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/2016jem