Discovery certificate for object 2016adn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 802 [ 2016TNSTR.101....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-10 00:09:32
Sender: Dr. Brian Stalder
Source Group: ATLAS

Brian Stalder report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016adn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:10:34.460 (47.643583) DEC = +04:16:10.80 (4.269667)
Discovery date: 2016-02-02 18:45:39 (JD=2457421.2817014)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-02 18:45:39
Flux: 16.5 ABMag
Filter: cyan-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Remarks: "cyan" filter, ATLAS 50cm telescope on Haleakala, Hawaii.

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS
Remarks: SDSS galaxy r=22.77 separation 4.9 arcsec

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