Discovery certificate for object 2016cwu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2776 [ 2016TNSTR.438....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-06-22 05:20:16
Sender: Mr. Tim Puckett
Source Group: POSS

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016cwu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:00:07.650 (195.031875) DEC = +27:58:33.70 (27.976028)
Discovery date: 2016-06-21 04:34:00 (JD=2457560.6902778)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 4889
Host redshift: 0.02163

Remarks: Observed brightening on confirmation image

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-06-21 04:34:00
Flux: 19 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-10 08:02:58
Limiting flux: 20.5 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/2016cwu