Discovery certificate for object 2016hkn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6168 [ 2016TNSTR.822....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-24 23:36:40
Sender: Mr. Fabio Briganti
Reporting Group: ISSP     Discovery Data Source: ISSP

Fabio Briganti report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016hkn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:08:34.230 (32.142625) DEC = +29:14:11.10 (29.236417)
Discovery date: 2016-10-22 03:50:53 (JD=2457683.6603356)

Potential host galaxy: NGC819

Remarks: This PSN discovered by Paolo Campaner in the course of Italian Supernovae Search Project

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-22 03:50:53
Flux: 17.2 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Reflector 400mm F.5,5

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-25 04:31:51
Limiting flux: 19 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Reflector 400mm F.5,5

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