Discovery certificate for object 2016gdt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5201 [ 2016TNSTR.652....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-09 21:59:28
Sender: Mr. Fabrizio Ciabattari
Source Group: ISSP

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016gdt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:52:22.550 (328.093958) DEC = +03:25:18.50 (3.421806)
Discovery date: 2016-09-08 23:31:12 (JD=2457640.48)

Potential host galaxy: IC 1407

Remarks: Offsets from Host: 15"W 17"S

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-08 23:31:12
Flux: 18.3 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

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

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2013-09-24 21:36:00
Limiting flux: 19.3 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

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

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