Discovery certificate for object 2016ajb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1013 [ 2016TNSTR.124....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-17 16:27:09
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: LSQ

C. Baltay, N. Ellman, E. Hadjiyska, R. McKinnon, D. Rabinowitz, S. Rostami (Yale University), U. Feindt, M. Kowalski (Universitat Bonn), P. Nugent (LBL Berkeley) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016ajb
Discoverer internal name: LSQ16pz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:56:40.962 (149.170673293) DEC = -10:38:32.95 (-10.6424858977)
Discovery date: 2016-02-11 01:11:16 (JD=2457429.5494907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-11 01:11:16
Flux: 21.1234 ABMag
Filter: gr-LSQ
Instrument: QUEST
Telescope: ESO 1-m Schmidt telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-09 03:21:18
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: gr-LSQ
Instrument: QUEST
Telescope: ESO 1-m Schmidt telescope


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