Discovery certificate for object 2016ioj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7099 [ 2016TNSTR.964....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-27 21:37:02
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: AT 2016ioj
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16dyh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:36:21.828 (174.09095) DEC = +44:40:05.54 (44.668206)
Discovery date: 2016-11-26 14:39:50.000 (JD=2457719.1109954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-26 14:39:50.000
Flux: 18.17 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-18 15:04:19
Limiting flux: 18.93 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Details of the new object can be viewed here: