Discovery certificate for object 2016grp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5589 [ 2016TNSTR.729....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-29 09:09:59
Sender: Mr. Libert Monard

Libert Monard report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016grp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:39:06.650 (24.777708) DEC = -29:54:37.30 (-29.910361)
Discovery date: 2016-09-21 22:29:16 (JD=2457653.4369907)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 642


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-21 22:29:16
Flux: 17.5 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Unfiltered CCD magnitudes Kleinkaroo Observatory instrumentation: 30cm telescope RCX 400, CCD SBIG/ST8-XME

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-01 03:21:36
Limiting flux: 18.5 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Unfiltered CCD magnitudes Kleinkaroo Observatory instrumentation: 30cm telescope RCX 400, CCD SBIG/ST8-XME

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