Discovery certificate for object 2016ajk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1025 [ 2016TNSTR.134....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-19 15:39:47
Sender: Mr. Thomas Holoien
Source Group: ASAS-SN

Thomas Holoien report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016ajk
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16bx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:19:26.540 (289.860583) DEC = +52:19:39.73 (52.327703)
Discovery date: 2016-02-18 15:36:00 (JD=2457437.15)

Potential host galaxy: CGCG 280-023
Host redshift: 0.026618


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-18 15:36:00
Flux: 16.8 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-06 16:04:48
Limiting flux: 16.6 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus


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