Discovery certificate for object 2016evw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4213 [ 2016TNSTR.549....1V ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-11 00:22:01
Sender: Dr. Stefano Valenti
Reporting Group: None     Discovery Data Source: None

Stefano Valenti report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016evw
Discoverer internal name: DLT128078
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:06:22.704 (256.5946) DEC = -62:09:27.07 (-62.15752)
Discovery date: 2016-07-29 01:09:24 (JD=2457598.5481944)

Potential host galaxy: ESO138-014
Host redshift: 0.00503

Remarks: 13 detections in last 14 days. far from the possible host, possibly a Milky-Way transient

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-07-29 01:09:24
Flux: 16.1 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: PROMPT 5 0.4 m

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-07-28 05:07:17
Limiting flux: 19 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: PROMPT 5 0.4m

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