Discovery certificate for object 2016hpe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6305 [ 2016TNSTR.844....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-29 02:02:24
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 2016hpe
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16mj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:21:19.082 (140.32951) DEC = +17:01:57.79 (17.03272)
Discovery date: 2016-10-28 14:38:24 (JD=2457690.11)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J092119.07+170159.5

Remarks: Faint, blue SDSS host, unknown redshift

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-28 14:38:24
Flux: 16.4 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-17 14:32:38
Limiting flux: 16.9 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/2016hpe