Discovery certificate for object 2016hkr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6172 [ 2016TNSTR.829....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-25 16:10:47
Sender: Mr. Tim Puckett
Source Group: POSS

R. Gagliano, R. Post, E. Weinberg, J. Newton, T. Puckett report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016hkr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:14:27.730 (258.615542) DEC = +20:18:19.10 (20.305306)
Discovery date: 2016-10-25 02:10:52 (JD=2457686.5908796)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 6321


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-25 02:10:52
Flux: 18.1 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-30 03:06:54
Limiting flux: 20 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Archival info: Other
Remarks: Our archive

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