Discovery certificate for object 2016cvu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2743 [ 2016TNSTR.428....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-06-17 00:13:10
Sender: Andrew Drake
Source Group: SNHunt

Nikolay Mishevskiy, on behalf of CRTS report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016cvu
Discoverer internal name: SNhunt320
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:11:02.810 (182.76171) DEC = +12:06:14.94 (12.10415)
Discovery date: 2016-06-16 04:37:25 (JD=2457555.6926505)

Potential host galaxy: IC 767
Host redshift: 0.006318


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-06-16 04:37:25
Flux: 17.7 VegaMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: CSS camera

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-03-27 07:32:15
Limiting flux: 18.5 VegaMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: CSS camera

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