Discovery certificate for object 2016D
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-04 12:41:07
Sender: Mr. Stuart Parker
Source Group: BOSS

Stuart Parker report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016D
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:01:25.99 (60.358292) DEC = -54:45:30.80 (-54.758556)
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 13:07:28 (JD=2457389.0468519)

Potential host galaxy: PGC14303


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 13:07:28
Flux: 16.5 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Telescope/instrument: 300-cm Astro-Tech AT12RC + ST10 camera

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-12-15 11:00:00
Limiting flux: 17 counts sec(-1)
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Details of the new object can be viewed here: