Night Report 2016-08-02

Observing: Morgan Fraser, Tom Reynolds

Support Team: Seppo Mattila

TAT: Lluís Galbany, Stefan Taubenberger

Weather conditions

Start of night:  Clear, seeing ~1"

Middle of night: Clear, seeing ~1"

End of night: Clear, seeing <1"



Evening: iV flats

Morning: grz flats


23:03    Standard, LTT7379 (low counts due to slit problem, see below)

23:13    AT2016eld (classification): Somehow a nearby bright object was placed in the slit. See below

23:37    End of twilight

            Image Analysis

23:53    SN2016AJ (follow-up): Observed 16x100 ri

01:12    AT2016eld (class):  Observed, but target was not in slit, as slit had moved from expected position. This was why we had failed acquisition earlier

01:35    SN2016blz (follow-up): Observed Gr11+16 2700s, but target was not necessarily in the slit, see above

03:24    AT2016emu (class): Attempted, could not see target in acquisition image

            Realised slit error here, and corrected.

03:29    AT2016els (class): Observed, probable SLSNe (!)

04:28    ASASSN15oz (follow-up): Observed 2700s, gr13, 1.0" slit

05:44    OGLE16aaa (follow-up): Observed 3600 Gr13, 1.0" slit

06:30    OGLE15xl (follow-up): Observed 9x200 gri

08:29    SMT-DWF16bc (class): Young Ia

09:08    ASASSN15og (follow-up): Observed 1x2700s & 1x1800s Gr11

09:59    Beginning of Twilight

10:37    Standard, Feige110