Discovery certificate for object 2016adj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 798

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-08 14:02:53
Sender: Mr. Greg Bock
Source Group: BOSS

Peter Marples, Greg Bock report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016adj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:25:24.11 (201.350458) DEC = -43:00:57.50 (-43.015972)
Discovery date: 2016-02-08 13:26:43 (JD=2457427.0602199)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 5128


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-08 13:26:43
Flux: 14 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Instrument: 300mmF6=7 SCT

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-07-12 12:21:05
Limiting flux: 18 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 350mm F7 SCT

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