Discovery certificate for object 2016cdf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2252 [ 2016TNSTR.358....1V ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-05-17 01:06:35
Sender: Andrew Drake
Source Group: SNHunt

Mirco Villi, on behalf of CRTS report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016cdf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:14:57.400 (243.739167) DEC = +55:52:10.10 (55.869472)
Discovery date: 2016-05-16 07:51:20 (JD=2457524.8273148)

Potential host galaxy: CGCG 276-004


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-16 07:51:20
Flux: 18.3 VegaMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: CSS telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-04-18 09:39:38
Limiting flux: 21 VegaMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: CSS

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