Discovery certificate for object 2016adl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 800 [ 2016TNSTR..93....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-08 18:27:47
Sender: Mr. Jonathan Brown
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

J. Brimacombe (Coral Towers Observatory), S. Kiyota (Variable Star Observers League in Japan), J.S. Brown, T.W.-S. Holoien, K.Z. Stanek, C.S. Kochanek, D. Godoy-Rivera, U. Basu (Ohio State), B.J. Shappee (Hubble Fellow, Carnegie Observatories), J.L. Prieto (Diego Portales; MAS), D. Bersier (LJMU), Subo Dong, Ping Chen (KIAA-PKU), G. Bock (Runaway Bay Observatory, Australia), I. Cruz (Cruz Observatory), J.M. Fernandez (Observatory Inmaculada del Molino) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016adl
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16bm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:51:56.238 (177.984325) DEC = -13:25:03.07 (-13.417519)
Discovery date: 2016-02-08 05:02:24.000 (JD=2457426.71)

Potential host galaxy: GALEXASC J115155.68-132459.3


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-08 05:02:24.000
Flux: 17 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-06 10:19:12
Limiting flux: 17.6 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Details of the new object can be viewed here: