Discovery certificate for object 2016adg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 795 [ 2016TNSTR..96....1Z ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-08 03:28:26
Sender: Dr. Weikang Zheng
Reporting Group: LOSS     Discovery Data Source: LOSS

Weikang Zheng report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016adg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:54:40.630 (88.669292) DEC = +15:10:27.44 (15.174289)
Discovery date: 2016-02-07 05:04:04.000 (JD=2457425.7111574)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 3376
Host redshift: 0.013139


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-07 05:04:04.000
Flux: 17.9 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-28 07:06:24
Limiting flux: 18 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other


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