Discovery certificate for object 2016iad
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6671 [ 2016TNSTR.906....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-11 23:20:56
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 2016iad
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16ne
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:43:39.420 (175.91425) DEC = -10:16:11.17 (-10.26977)
Discovery date: 2016-11-11 15:07:12 (JD=2457704.13)


Remarks: In three epochs, rapid rise, no Vizier match, so could also be a CV or another type of Galactic transient; spectroscopy needed

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-11 15:07:12
Flux: 16.5 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-05 15:21:36
Limiting flux: 17 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/2016iad