Discovery certificate for object 2016ijc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6942 [ 2016TNSTR.946....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-23 03:34:33
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 2016ijc
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16nm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:25:52.126 (321.46719) DEC = -37:24:12.17 (-37.40338)
Discovery date: 2016-11-23 01:55:12 (JD=2457715.58)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J21255058-3724071
Host redshift: 0.030685

Remarks: In two epochs, on the rise

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-23 01:55:12
Flux: 17.3 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-16 02:24:00
Limiting flux: 16.9 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/2016ijc