Discovery certificate for object 2016hih
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6094 [ 2016TNSTR.818....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-23 00:33:42
Sender: Mr. Shoji Yamakami
Source Group: None

Shoji Yamakami report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016hih
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:51:41.700 (72.92375) DEC = -06:13:55.60 (-6.232111)
Discovery date: 2016-10-22 19:25:18 (JD=2457684.3092361)

Potential host galaxy: IC2101

Remarks: Offsets 4.4W and 5.6S of IC2101


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-22 19:25:18
Flux: 16.5 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Telescope:0.30-m/f5.3 reflector at private observatory. Position and magnitude refer to PPMXL catalog.

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

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