Discovery certificate for object 2015cc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7906 [ 2017TNSTR..52....1L ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-12 11:12:30
Sender: Wenxiong Li
Reporting Group: TNTS     Discovery Data Source: TNTS

Wenxiong Li (THU), Tianmeng Zhang (NAOC), Xiaofeng Wang(THU), Jun Mo(THU), Xu Zhou(NAOC), on behalf of the TNTS report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2015cc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:29:40.490 (127.418708) DEC = +43:46:53.30 (43.781472)
Discovery date: 2015-01-20 15:21:36.000 (JD=2457043.14)

Remarks: This supernova was discovered by the 0.6 m schmidt telescope at Xinglong Observatory during the Tsinghua-NAOC Transient Survey (TNTS). The transient is located 9" east and 2" north of the center of host galaxy


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2015-01-20 15:21:36.000
Flux: 18.5 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: BATC
Telescope: 0.6m Beijing Astronomical Observatory Telescope

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

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