Discovery certificate for object 2016W
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26 [ 2016TNSTR..36....1I ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-20 13:59:20
Sender: Mr. Koichi Itagaki
Reporting Group: None     Discovery Data Source: None

K. Itagaki report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016W
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:30:39.690 (37.665375) DEC = +42:14:08.90 (42.235806)
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 11:20:20.000 (JD=2457407.9724537)

Potential host galaxy: NGC946


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 11:20:20.000
Flux: 17 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-10 13:22:14
Limiting flux: 18 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Details of the new object can be viewed here: