Discovery certificate for object 2016fvn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4973 [ 2016TNSTR.638....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-06 15:54:50
Sender: Mr. Tim Puckett
Source Group: POSS

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016fvn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:47:38.320 (281.909667) DEC = +70:43:58.80 (70.733)
Discovery date: 2016-09-05 05:06:29 (JD=2457636.7128356)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 11363


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-05 05:06:29
Flux: 18.9 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-25 05:48:27
Limiting flux: 20.9 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Archival info: Other
Remarks: not present in our archives dating back to 2000

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