Discovery certificate for object 2016cpb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2563 [ 2016TNSTR.395....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-06-01 01:57:22
Sender: Mr. Tim Puckett
Reporting Group: POSS     Discovery Data Source: POSS

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016cpb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:51:46.560 (252.944) DEC = +81:35:59.30 (81.599806)
Discovery date: 2016-05-31 07:25:58 (JD=2457539.8096991)

Potential host galaxy: PGC 59179
Host redshift: 0.0394


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-31 07:25:58
Flux: 17.9 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-22 08:28:18
Limiting flux: 19.9 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

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