Discovery certificate for object 2016esh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4112 [ 2016TNSTR.530....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-07 18:35:14
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016esh
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16ie
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:04:14.352 (241.0598) DEC = +16:41:24.07 (16.69002)
Discovery date: 2016-08-07 07:26:24 (JD=2457607.81)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASXi J1604144+164124
Host redshift: 0.04452

Remarks: Present in several epochs.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-07 07:26:24
Flux: 17.9 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-01 07:55:12
Limiting flux: 18 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/2016esh