Discovery certificate for object 2016cny
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2534 [ 2016TNSTR.371....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-05-25 16:50:11
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: AT 2016cny
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16fm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:22:50.125 (305.708854) DEC = +22:42:09.66 (22.702683)
Discovery date: 2016-05-13 14:09:36 (JD=2457522.09)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-13 14:09:36
Flux: 16.9 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-03 13:55:12
Limiting flux: 17.9 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/2016cny