Discovery certificate for object 2016hvu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6538 [ 2016TNSTR.896....1V ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-07 05:57:23
Sender: Andrew Drake
Source Group: SNHunt

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016hvu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:35:55.560 (338.9815) DEC = +20:19:12.58 (20.320161)
Discovery date: 2016-11-06 02:40:36 (JD=2457698.6115278)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 7316
Host redshift: 0.01852


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-06 02:40:36
Flux: 17.6 VegaMag
Filter: V-crts-CRTS
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: CSS camera

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-21 03:37:52
Limiting flux: 19.5 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/2016hvu