Discovery certificate for object 2016cok
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2546 [ 2016TNSTR.382....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-05-28 12:06:50
Sender: Prof. Subo Dong
Source Group: ASAS-SN

Greg Bock, Subo Dong, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016cok
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16fq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:20:19.097 (170.079571) DEC = +12:58:56.01 (12.982225)
Discovery date: 2016-05-28 07:06:54 (JD=2457536.7964583)

Potential host galaxy: M66
Host redshift: 0.002425


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-28 07:06:54
Flux: 16.66 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-24 07:38:45
Limiting flux: 17.14 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/2016cok