Discovery certificate for object 2016ccu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2238 [ 2016TNSTR.348....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-05-14 03:11:07
Sender: Mr. Kunihiro Shima
Source Group: None

Kunihiro Shima report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016ccu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:29:21.830 (262.340958) DEC = +16:12:22.30 (16.206194)
Discovery date: 2016-05-13 17:27:11 (JD=2457522.2272106)

Potential host galaxy: NGC6375

Remarks: Offsets: 0.7W and 1.8S of NGC6375

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-13 17:27:11
Flux: 17.6 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Telescope: 0.45-m/f4.6 reflector, the psn is very close to galaxy's center so that my observation is uncertain.

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-04-05 17:54:19
Limiting flux: 18.5 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Telescoe: 0.45-m/f4.6 reflector

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