Discovery certificate for object 2016cyu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2829 [ 2016TNSTR.453....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-05 10:03:46
Sender: Prof. Subo Dong
Source Group: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016cyu
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16gu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:50:49.980 (192.70825) DEC = +25:31:19.15 (25.521986)
Discovery date: 2016-07-05 06:22:01 (JD=2457574.7652894)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 4725
Host redshift: 0.004023


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-07-05 06:22:01
Flux: 17.02 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-26 07:11:45
Limiting flux: 18.35 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/2016cyu