Discovery certificate for object 2016haa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5839 [ 2016TNSTR.775....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-09 16:25:59
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016haa
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16lm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:03:34.498 (135.89374) DEC = +41:42:45.47 (41.71263)
Discovery date: 2016-10-09 14:38:24 (JD=2457671.11)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J09033461+4142367
Host redshift: 0.040476

Remarks: In two epochs, emerging from "behind the Sun"

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-09 14:38:24
Flux: 17.7 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-04 06:43:12
Limiting flux: 18 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/2016haa