Discovery certificate for object 2016brw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1942 [ 2016TNSTR.300....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-04-18 18:02:40
Sender: Dr. Richard S Post
Source Group: POSS

G Gagliano,R Post,E Weinberg, T Puckett, J Newton report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016brw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:08:26.600 (257.110833) DEC = +25:30:51.50 (25.514306)
Discovery date: 2016-04-18 10:57:07 (JD=2457496.956331)

Potential host galaxy: UGC10721


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-04-18 10:57:07
Flux: 18.2 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: CDK24 610 mm with Apogee U230 CCD at Sierra Remote Observatories, Auberry, CA

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-03-16 11:05:45
Limiting flux: 20 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: CDK24 610 mm with Apogee U230 CCD at Sierra Remote Observatories, Auberry, CA

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