Discovery certificate for object 2016hsx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6428 [ 2016TNSTR.873....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-03 12:53:38
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016hsx
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16mt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:00:41.443 (15.17268) DEC = -00:26:38.83 (-0.44412)
Discovery date: 2016-11-03 10:04:48 (JD=2457695.92)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J01004149-0026406
Host redshift: 0.0436

Remarks: Close to the center of thr host galaxy, present in several epochs

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-03 10:04:48
Flux: 17.4 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-19 07:55:12
Limiting flux: 17.35 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/2016hsx