Discovery certificate for object 2016eob
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3994

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-03 16:41:47
Sender: Mr. Simone Leonini
Source Group: ISSP

Simone Leonini report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016eob
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:03:07.120 (0.779667) DEC = -01:54:42.10 (-1.911694)
Discovery date: 2016-08-03 02:41:16 (JD=2457603.6119907)

Potential host galaxy: UGC00005

Remarks: Simone Leonini report the discovery by S. Leonini, M. Conti, P. Rosi and L.M. Tinjaca Ramirez of PSN in UGC00005 (Mag. 16.53R +-0.17) at Montarrenti Observatory, Siena, Italy (C88), in the course of Italian Supernovae Search Project using a 0.53m f/8.7 Ritchey-Chretien telescope (+ Apogee Alta U47 CCD camera). No stellar source is visible at the position of the apparent supernova in our past images including one dated 02nd July 2016. ). No known minor planets are marked in that position for the time of our observation

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-03 02:41:16
Flux: 16.53 STMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.53m f/8.7 Ritchey-Chretien telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-07-02 02:25:26
Limiting flux: 18.3 STMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.53m f/8.7 Ritchey-Chretien telescope

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