Discovery certificate for object 2016bew
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1594 [ 2016TNSTR.222....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-03-16 15:20:47
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 2016bew
Discoverer internal name: LSQ16acz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:20:18.062 (215.07525637) DEC = -22:11:20.62 (-22.18906059)
Discovery date: 2016-03-04 07:11:16 (JD=2457451.7994907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-04 07:11:16
Flux: 21.6308 ABMag
Filter: gr-LSQ
Instrument: QUEST
Telescope: ESO 1-m Schmidt telescope

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

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