Discovery certificate for object 2016hoc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6272 [ 2016TNSTR.838....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-28 19:12:19
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: AT 2016hoc
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16mh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:43:59.050 (145.99604) DEC = -05:05:48.59 (-5.09683)
Discovery date: 2016-10-27 14:38:24 (JD=2457689.11)

Potential host galaxy: Uncatalogued

Remarks: In two epochs, no match in Vizier, possible faint host galaxy about 20" away

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-27 14:38:24
Flux: 16.1 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-20 14:24:00
Limiting flux: 17.1 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/2016hoc