Discovery certificate for object 2016fez
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4492 [ 2016TNSTR.578....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-22 22:23:41
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016fez
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16je
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:05:48.612 (256.45255) DEC = +69:50:53.95 (69.84832)
Discovery date: 2016-08-21 07:55:12 (JD=2457621.83)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J17055033+6950555

Remarks: Present in ASAS-SN data since 2016-08-06.41

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-21 07:55:12
Flux: 17.1 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-03 09:36:00
Limiting flux: 17.6 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/2016fez