Discovery certificate for object 2016aje
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1016 [ 2016TNSTR.124....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-17 16:44:47
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 2016aje
Discoverer internal name: LSQ16ol
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:29:12.248 (142.301033882) DEC = +12:55:48.79 (12.9302190688)
Discovery date: 2016-02-10 02:02:06 (JD=2457428.5847917)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-10 02:02:06
Flux: 18.5595 ABMag
Filter: gr-LSQ
Instrument: QUEST
Telescope: ESO 1-m Schmidt telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-08 04:09:15
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/2016aje