Discovery certificate for object 2016fio
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4602 [ 2016TNSTR.590....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-25 17:36:03
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: AT 2016fio
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16ji
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:11:56.111 (302.983796) DEC = +81:16:02.81 (81.267447)
Discovery date: 2016-08-25 10:48:00 (JD=2457625.95)

Potential host galaxy: GALEXASC J201155.52+811602.0


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-25 10:48:00
Flux: 17.2 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-08-01 12:28:48
Limiting flux: 17.7 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/2016fio