Discovery certificate for object 2016gxq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5774 [ 2016TNSTR.763....1V ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-05 19:57:56
Sender: Andrew Drake
Source Group: SNHunt

Mirco Villi, on behalf of CRTS report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016gxq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:17:26.827 (124.36178) DEC = +21:41:25.55 (21.69043)
Discovery date: 2016-10-04 10:53:21 (JD=2457665.9537153)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 4308
Host redshift: 0.0119


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-04 10:53:21
Flux: 18.9 VegaMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: CSS camera

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-04-27 03:10:21
Limiting flux: 20.5 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/2016gxq