Discovery certificate for object 2016ijf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6945 [ 2016TNSTR.946....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-23 05:35:29
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 2016ijf
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16nn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:51:46.891 (327.94538) DEC = -55:44:17.99 (-55.73833)
Discovery date: 2016-11-23 03:07:12 (JD=2457715.63)

Potential host galaxy: APMUKS(BJ) B214820.71-555825.5

Remarks: Close to a blue, unknown redshift host, in two epochs, on the rise

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-23 03:07:12
Flux: 17.2 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-18 03:21:36
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/2016ijf