Discovery certificate for object 2016eqb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4052 [ 2016TNSTR.525....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-06 07:39:05
Sender: Prof. Subo Dong
Source Group: ASAS-SN

Subo Dong, D. Bersier, K. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016eqb
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16hz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:15:45.520 (348.939667) DEC = -01:20:23.75 (-1.339931)
Discovery date: 2016-08-01 08:21:07 (JD=2457601.8479977)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J23154564-0120135
Host redshift: 0.025308


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-01 08:21:07
Flux: 16.73 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-07-31 05:48:51
Limiting flux: 16.19 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/2016eqb