Discovery certificate for object 2016P
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24 [ 2016TNSTR..33....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-19 18:31:32
Sender: Mr. Grzegorz Duszanowicz
Reporting Group: RANSSP     Discovery Data Source: RANSSP

G. Duszanowicz, M. Zolnowski report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016P
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:57:31.100 (209.379583) DEC = +06:05:51.00 (6.0975)
Discovery date: 2016-01-19 04:36:28 (JD=2457406.6919907)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 5374

Remarks: Grzegorz Duszanowicz, Michal Zolnowski reports a possible supernova discovery in galaxy NGC 5374

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-19 04:36:28
Flux: 16 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.40m f/3.8 newton

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-03-19 01:26:24
Limiting flux: 19.5 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.40m f/3.8 newton

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016P