Discovery certificate for object 2016guc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5669 [ 2016TNSTR.744....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-01 21:08:15
Sender: Andrew Drake
Source Group: SNHunt

Andy Cason, on behalf of CRTS report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016guc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:27:30.312 (6.8763) DEC = +30:59:35.88 (30.9933)
Discovery date: 2016-10-01 08:23:47 (JD=2457662.8498495)

Potential host galaxy: CGCG500-22

Remarks: Position uncertain as images are trailed.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-01 08:23:47
Flux: 18.5 VegaMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: CSS camera

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-25 07:26:39
Limiting flux: 19.5 VegaMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: CSS camera

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