Discovery certificate for object 2016gfr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5251 [ 2016TNSTR.671....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-12 19:17:31
Sender: Mr. Tim Puckett
Source Group: POSS

Tim Puckett report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016gfr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:19:35.570 (274.898208) DEC = +23:47:09.20 (23.785889)
Discovery date: 2016-09-12 05:22:23 (JD=2457643.7238773)

Potential host galaxy: PGC 1693718


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-12 05:22:23
Flux: 17.6 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-08 05:56:11
Limiting flux: 20 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Archival info: Other
Remarks: our archive

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