Discovery certificate for object 2016bli
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1768 [ 2016TNSTR.252....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-04-01 08:23:46
Sender: Prof. Subo Dong
Source Group: ASAS-SN

Subo Dong, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016bli
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16dp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:59:42.125 (224.925521) DEC = +04:05:08.09 (4.085581)
Discovery date: 2016-03-31 11:17:00 (JD=2457478.9701389)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J145942.12+040518.1
Host redshift: 0.032641


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-31 11:17:00
Flux: 16.69 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-03-20 11:08:10
Limiting flux: 17.13 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/2016bli