Discovery certificate for object 2016ajg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1021 [ 2016TNSTR.135....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-19 12:13:18
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: AT 2016ajg
Discoverer internal name: LSQ16mm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:20:22.955 (140.095645409) DEC = +11:55:05.17 (11.9181023039)
Discovery date: 2016-01-27 07:24:31 (JD=2457414.8086921)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-27 07:24:31
Flux: 19.1408 ABMag
Filter: gr-LSQ
Instrument: QUEST
Telescope: ESO 1-m Schmidt telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-23 05:17:31
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/2016ajg