Discovery certificate for object 2016cqj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2597 [ 2016TNSTR.403....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-06-05 20:45:48
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 2016cqj
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16ft
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:56:13.736 (359.057233) DEC = -00:32:28.44 (-0.541233)
Discovery date: 2016-06-05 13:55:12 (JD=2457545.08)

Potential host galaxy: CGCG 382-005
Host redshift: 0.022215


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-06-05 13:55:12
Flux: 18 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-26 08:52:48
Limiting flux: 17.6 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/2016cqj