Discovery certificate for object 2016egz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3797 [ 2016TNSTR.484....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-25 00:51:23
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 2016egz
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16hn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:04:03.854 (1.016058) DEC = -34:48:51.87 (-34.814408)
Discovery date: 2016-07-24 07:40:48 (JD=2457593.82)

Potential host galaxy: GALEXASC J000403.88-344851.6
Host redshift: 0.0232


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-07-24 07:40:48
Flux: 16.1 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-07-17 05:31:12
Limiting flux: 17.4 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/2016egz