Discovery certificate for object 2016hpk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6311 [ 2016TNSTR.844....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-29 15:05:28
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 2016hpk
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16mk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:34:48.185 (68.70077) DEC = -21:27:03.35 (-21.45093)
Discovery date: 2016-10-29 04:19:12 (JD=2457690.68)

Potential host galaxy: MRSS 551-061682


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-29 04:19:12
Flux: 16.6 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-26 05:16:48
Limiting flux: 17.8 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/2016hpk