Discovery certificate for object 2016adm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 801 [ 2016TNSTR..98....1L ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-09 04:50:16
Sender: Mr. Zhijian Xu
Source Group: XOSS

Ang Li, Xu Guo, Cheng Ji, Peiyuan Sun, Xing Gao report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016adm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:38:46.610 (264.694208) DEC = +59:22:22.40 (59.372889)
Discovery date: 2016-02-06 23:12:10 (JD=2457425.4667824)

Potential host galaxy: IC 1267


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-06 23:12:10
Flux: 17.1 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Which is about 0.7" east and 0.9" south of the center of the IC 1267. Using an unfiltered CCD + Celestron C14 Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope D=356-mm @f/6.9.

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-05-27 17:31:52
Limiting flux: 19 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Using an unfiltered CCD + Celestron C14 Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope D=356-mm @f/6.9.

Archival info: DSS
Remarks: Nothing is visible at this position on archival images taken on the DSS(POSS-II IR) from Jun.19,1992(limiting mag about 19.0).

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