Discovery certificate for object 2016gqc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5545 [ 2016TNSTR.722....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-27 14:26:41
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 2016gqc
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16kw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:08:05.220 (77.02175) DEC = -41:41:13.70 (-41.687139)
Discovery date: 2016-09-27 08:09:36 (JD=2457658.84)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J05080487-4141151
Host redshift: 0.04453


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-27 08:09:36
Flux: 17.2 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-18 06:14:24
Limiting flux: 17.1 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/2016gqc