Discovery certificate for object 2016gxp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5773 [ 2016TNSTR.761....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-05 18:23:57
Sender: Mr. Tim Puckett
Source Group: POSS

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016gxp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:14:34.650 (3.644375) DEC = +48:15:08.10 (48.25225)
Discovery date: 2016-10-05 07:36:46 (JD=2457666.8171991)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 51


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-05 07:36:46
Flux: 18.6 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-07 10:06:44
Limiting flux: 20.8 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/2016gxp