Discovery certificate for object 2016bez
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1597 [ 2016TNSTR.221....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-03-16 15:59:10
Sender: Dr. David Young
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 2016bez
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16ahd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:56:34.080 (224.142) DEC = +57:00:47.40 (57.013167)
Discovery date: 2016-03-01 13:40:47.000 (JD=2457449.0699884)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-01 13:40:47.000
Flux: 18.55 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: