Discovery certificate for object 2016csd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2646 [ 2016TNSTR.407....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-06-08 14:07:02
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016csd
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16fx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:00:44.959 (30.18733) DEC = -46:16:49.04 (-46.28029)
Discovery date: 2016-06-08 10:19:12 (JD=2457547.93)

Potential host galaxy: GALEXASC J020044.56-461644.0

Remarks: Unknown redshift host galaxy

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-06-08 10:19:12
Flux: 17.4 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-28 10:33:36
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/2016csd