Discovery certificate for object 2016coj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2545 [ 2016TNSTR.384....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-05-28 08:32:30
Sender: Dr. Weikang Zheng
Source Group: LOSS

Heechan YUK, WeiKang Zheng, Alexei V. Filippenko (UC Berkeley) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016coj
Discoverer internal name: KAIT-16X
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:08:06.800 (182.028333) DEC = +65:10:38.24 (65.177289)
Discovery date: 2016-05-28 04:39:05 (JD=2457536.6938079)

Potential host galaxy: NGC4125
Host redshift: 0.004483


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-28 04:39:05
Flux: 14.8 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-19 06:29:48
Limiting flux: 18.5 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other


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