Discovery certificate for object 2016hht
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6078 [ 2016TNSTR.814....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-22 01:27:52
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 2016hht
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16lx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:24:05.323 (156.02218) DEC = +16:44:27.67 (16.74102)
Discovery date: 2016-10-19 14:52:48 (JD=2457681.12)

Potential host galaxy: IC 0607
Host redshift: 0.018596

Remarks: In two epochs, significant offset from the center of the presumed host galaxy

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-19 14:52:48
Flux: 15.6 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-15 15:07:12
Limiting flux: 15.6 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/2016hht