Discovery certificate for object 2016cnx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2533 [ 2016TNSTR.371....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-05-25 15:54:53
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 2016cnx
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16fl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:06:54.451 (151.726879) DEC = -15:43:00.67 (-15.716853)
Discovery date: 2016-05-25 01:12:00 (JD=2457533.55)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J10065350-1543022
Host redshift: 0.029444


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-25 01:12:00
Flux: 16.4 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-22 02:24:00
Limiting flux: 16.7 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/2016cnx