Discovery certificate for object 2016hgm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6034 [ 2016TNSTR.807....1V ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-19 17:38:55
Sender: Andrew Drake
Source Group: SNHunt

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016hgm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:22:11.734 (20.548892) DEC = +00:57:07.78 (0.952161)
Discovery date: 2016-10-19 09:10:45 (JD=2457680.8824653)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 493
Host redshift: 0.0078


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-19 09:10:45
Flux: 17.9 VegaMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: CSS camera

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-11 07:31:53
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/2016hgm