Discovery certificate for object 2016coa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2536 [ 2016TNSTR.378....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-05-26 16:15:27
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 2016coa
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16fn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:56:58.887 (194.245362) DEC = -15:32:10.51 (-15.536253)
Discovery date: 2016-05-26 05:02:24 (JD=2457534.71)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-26 05:02:24
Flux: 16.2 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-21 02:52:48
Limiting flux: 16.6 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/2016coa