Discovery certificate for object 2016are
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1234 [ 2016TNSTR.176....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-03-03 19:39:06
Sender: Andrew Drake
Source Group: SNHunt

Andy Cason, on behalf of CRTS report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016are
Discoverer internal name: SNhunt311
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:43:31.234 (175.880142) DEC = +22:43:17.29 (22.721469)
Discovery date: 2016-03-03 07:11:40 (JD=2457450.7997685)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 3832
Host redshift: 0.023046


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-03 07:11:40
Flux: 19.2 VegaMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: CSS camera

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-15 15:18:25
Limiting flux: 20.5 VegaMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: CSS camera

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