Discovery certificate for object 2016aey
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 880

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-12 20:12:57
Sender: Dr. Brian Stalder
Source Group: ATLAS

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016aey
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:54:38.690 (148.661208) DEC = +39:32:35.50 (39.543194)
Discovery date: 2016-01-28 00:37:05 (JD=2457415.5257523)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J095438.58+393227.0
Host redshift: 0.047624

Remarks: separation from host: 8.5 arcsec


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-28 00:37:05
Flux: 18.13 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: