Discovery certificate for object 2016jae
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7446 [ 2016TNSTR1077....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-23 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: SN 2016jae
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16eay
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:42:34.510 (145.643792) DEC = +10:59:35.38 (10.993162)
Discovery date: 2016-12-22 14:32:38.000 (JD=2457745.1059954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-22 14:32:38.000
Flux: 17.42 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-12-14 14:13:55
Limiting flux: 18.57 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Details of the new object can be viewed here: