Discovery certificate for object 2016iuy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7291 [ 2016TNSTR1037....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-13 03:36:58
Sender: SkyMapper (smt_bot)
Source Group: SkyMapper

A. Möller, B. Tucker for the SkyMapper Transient Survey report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016iuy
Discoverer internal name: SMT16abgg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:53:51.612 (343.465048) DEC = -12:05:15.58 (-12.08766)
Discovery date: 2016-09-27 11:11:02 (JD=2457658.9659954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-27 11:11:02
Flux: 19.6 ABMag
Filter: g-SM-SkyMapper
Instrument: SM-WFCam
Telescope: SkyMapper wide-field survey telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-25 16:46:33
Limiting flux: 19.7 ABMag
Filter: g-SM-SkyMapper
Instrument: SM-WFCam
Telescope: SkyMapper wide-field survey telescope


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