Discovery certificate for object 2016adi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 797

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-08 12:17:12
Sender: Mr. Stuart Parker
Source Group: BOSS

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016adi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:47:43.11 (206.929625) DEC = -30:55:57.02 (-30.932506)
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 12:53:38 (JD=2457422.0372454)

Potential host galaxy: NGC5292

Remarks: Discovery image was taken with 30-cm Astro-Tech AT12RC Ritchey-Chretien astrograph (+ ST10 camera) at his Parkdale Observatory in thecourse of the Backyard Observatory Supernova Search. Confirming image was taken on 2015-02-08

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 12:53:38
Flux: 17.3 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Discovery image was taken with 30-cm Astro-Tech AT12RC Ritchey-Chretien astrograph (+ ST10 camera) at his Parkdale Observatory in thecourse of the Backyard Observatory Supernova Search. Off set 40.6E 25N

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-12-26 01:30:05
Limiting flux: 19 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other


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