Discovery certificate for object 2016fmt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4718 [ 2016TNSTR.602....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-29 00:31:19
Sender: Mr. Fabrizio Ciabattari
Source Group: ISSP

F. Ciabattari, E. Mazzoni, M. Rossi report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016fmt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:34:50.520 (23.7105) DEC = +21:24:58.30 (21.416194)
Discovery date: 2016-08-28 02:52:48 (JD=2457628.62)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 606

Remarks: Offsets from Host: 4"E, 8"S

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-28 02:52:48
Flux: 17.8 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.5m Newtonian telescope + CCD FLI Proline 4710 camera; Borgo a Mozzano - Italy - Italian Supernovae Search Project

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-12 05:31:12
Limiting flux: 18.8 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 0.5m Newtonian telescope + CCD FLI Proline 4710 camera; Borgo a Mozzano - Italy - Italian Supernovae Search Project

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