Discovery certificate for object 2016hvq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6534 [ 2016TNSTR.888....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-06 03:09:21
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: AT 2016hvq
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16mx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:47:34.380 (326.89325) DEC = -25:47:32.71 (-25.79242)
Discovery date: 2016-11-02 03:36:00.000 (JD=2457694.65)


Remarks: No match in Vizier or DSS, in three epochs, it appears to brighten, so possibly a supernova

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-02 03:36:00.000
Flux: 16.8 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-10-30 01:40:48
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/2016hvq