Discovery certificate for object 2016gqb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5544 [ 2016TNSTR.722....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-27 14:20:59
Sender: Mr. Thomas Holoien
Source Group: ASAS-SN

T. W.-S. Holoien, on behalf of the ASAS-SN Team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016gqb
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16kv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:07:39.670 (76.915292) DEC = -19:32:57.20 (-19.549222)
Discovery date: 2016-09-27 05:31:12 (JD=2457658.73)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J05073951-1932539
Host redshift: 0.030434


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-27 05:31:12
Flux: 17.1 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-21 07:40:48
Limiting flux: 17.4 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/2016gqb