Discovery certificate for object 2016hbq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5890 [ 2016TNSTR.782....1Z ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-10 20:07:16
Sender: Dr. Weikang Zheng
Reporting Group: LOSS     Discovery Data Source: LOSS

Weikang Zheng report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016hbq
Discoverer internal name: kait-16bh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:42:29.140 (10.621417) DEC = +40:53:02.94 (40.88415)
Discovery date: 2016-10-07 07:43:19 (JD=2457668.8217477)

Potential host galaxy: M32


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-07 07:43:19
Flux: 19.2 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-23 10:16:14
Limiting flux: 19.2 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other


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