Discovery certificate for object 2016blz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1787 [ 2016TNSTR.275....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-04-10 14:12:47
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016blz
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16eh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:40:29.232 (235.1218) DEC = +00:54:36.36 (0.9101)
Discovery date: 2016-04-10 10:33:36 (JD=2457488.94)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J154029.29+005437.4
Host redshift: 0.01173


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-04-10 10:33:36
Flux: 16.3 STMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-04-04 12:43:12
Limiting flux: 17.7 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/2016blz