Discovery certificate for object 2016cyx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2832 [ 2016TNSTR.457....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-07 01:38:35
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 2016cyx
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16gy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:21:22.767 (35.344862) DEC = +16:33:54.56 (16.565156)
Discovery date: 2016-07-06 14:09:36 (JD=2457576.09)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 01814
Host redshift: 0.013689


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-07-06 14:09:36
Flux: 16.1 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-06-24 14:24:00
Limiting flux: 17 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/2016cyx