Discovery certificate for object 2016ase
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1260 [ 2016TNSTR.189....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-03-07 03:39:10
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016ase
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16cr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:42:34.654 (175.64439) DEC = -25:54:45.22 (-25.91256)
Discovery date: 2016-03-06 08:38:24 (JD=2457453.86)

Potential host galaxy: ESO 504- G 009

Remarks: ESO 504- G 009 has no redshift in NED, classified as dIrr

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-06 08:38:24
Flux: 16.9 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-03-05 08:09:36
Limiting flux: 17.3 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius


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