Discovery certificate for object 2016hid
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6376 [ 2016TNSTR.855....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-31 21:38:02
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 2016hid
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dqx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:58:11.677 (59.5486533333) DEC = +15:48:02.33 (15.8006475)
Discovery date: 2016-10-24 11:49:55.000 (JD=2457685.9929977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-24 11:49:55.000
Flux: 18.44 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-20 12:50:24
Limiting flux: 18.64 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Details of the new object can be viewed here: