Discovery certificate for object 2016jaw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7466 [ 2016TNSTR1082....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-25 02:26:04
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 2016jaw
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS16ecc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:48:21.894 (132.091226) DEC = +24:31:51.93 (24.531092)
Discovery date: 2016-12-23 12:30:14.000 (JD=2457746.0209954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-23 12:30:14.000
Flux: 17.98 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-12-15 11:06:43
Limiting flux: 18.33 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Details of the new object can be viewed here: