Discovery certificate for object 2016cdc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2249 [ 2016TNSTR.353....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-05-16 17:35:57
Sender: Mr. Jonathan Brown
Source Group: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016cdc
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16fe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:01:11.439 (345.297663) DEC = -37:16:08.97 (-37.269158)
Discovery date: 2016-05-15 08:23:59 (JD=2457523.8499884)

Potential host galaxy: APMUKS(BJ) B225823.09-373218.0


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-15 08:23:59
Flux: 17 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-02 00:57:36
Limiting flux: 17.5 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/2016cdc