Discovery certificate for object 2016cyv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2830 [ 2016TNSTR.454....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-05 19:04:37
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 2016cyv
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16gv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:46:52.110 (26.717125) DEC = +33:23:21.57 (33.389325)
Discovery date: 2016-07-05 13:55:12 (JD=2457575.08)

Potential host galaxy: CGCG 503-021
Host redshift: 0.037326


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-07-05 13:55:12
Flux: 17.2 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-23 12:14:24
Limiting flux: 17.1 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/2016cyv