Discovery certificate for object 2016fij
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4595 [ 2016TNSTR.591....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-25 11:18:17
Sender: Prof. Subo Dong
Source Group: ASAS-SN

Ping Chen, Subo Dong, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016fij
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16jh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:46:56.316 (11.73465) DEC = -33:47:35.59 (-33.793219)
Discovery date: 2016-08-25 06:07:09 (JD=2457625.7549653)

Potential host galaxy: 2dFGRS S501Z101
Host redshift: 0.0389


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-25 06:07:09
Flux: 16.91 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-14 09:44:45
Limiting flux: 17.96 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/2016fij