Discovery certificate for object 2016aa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30 [ 2016TNSTR..44....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-21 13:35:11
Sender: Mr. Fabrizio Ciabattari
Source Group: None

F. Ciabattari, E. Mazzoni, S. Donati report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016aa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:04:16.020 (121.06675) DEC = +61:33:42.70 (61.561861)
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 21:07:12 (JD=2457405.38)

Potential host galaxy: PGC 22658


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 21:07:12
Flux: 18.3 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.5m Newtonian telescope + CCD FLI Proline 4710 camera; Borgo a Mozzano - Italy - Italian Supernovae Search Project

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-12-28 00:14:24
Limiting flux: 19.3 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.5m Newtonian telescope + CCD FLI Proline 4710 camera; Borgo a Mozzano - Italy - Italian Supernovae Search Project

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