Discovery certificate for object 2016bsa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1948 [ 2016TNSTR.308....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-04-22 22:05:02
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016bsa
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16eq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:04:35.563 (331.14818) DEC = +42:19:32.70 (42.32575)
Discovery date: 2016-04-22 14:38:24 (JD=2457501.11)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 11898
Host redshift: 0.01431

Remarks: Confirmed by J. Brimacombe

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-04-22 14:38:24
Flux: 17.3 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-04-13 14:52:48
Limiting flux: 17.2 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/2016bsa