Discovery certificate for object 2016izj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7423 [ 2016TNSTR1070....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-22 21:21:02
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 2016izj
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16eag
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:10:58.976 (332.745734) DEC = +03:28:55.75 (3.482154)
Discovery date: 2016-12-22 04:49:26.000 (JD=2457744.7009954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-22 04:49:26.000
Flux: 17.96 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-12-14 04:58:04
Limiting flux: 18.44 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Details of the new object can be viewed here: