Discovery certificate for object 2016eqv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4074 [ 2016TNSTR.527....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-06 21:47:53
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: AT 2016eqv
Discoverer internal name: kait-16ao
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:33:56.780 (23.486583) DEC = +30:35:52.40 (30.597889)
Discovery date: 2016-08-05 11:43:16 (JD=2457605.9883796)

Potential host galaxy: M33

Remarks: Probably a Nova

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-05 11:43:16
Flux: 19.5 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-12-15 05:40:19
Limiting flux: 18.8 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other


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