Discovery certificate for object 2016ips
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7198 [ 2016TNSTR.995....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-05 04:36:04
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 2016ips
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16oj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:32:09.379 (83.03908) DEC = -02:04:23.88 (-2.0733)
Discovery date: 2016-12-05 03:21:36 (JD=2457727.64)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J053208.29-020407.9

Remarks: In several epochs, unknown redshift hist, foreground A_V~1.6

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-05 03:21:36
Flux: 17.2 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-20 05:31:12
Limiting flux: 17.2 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/2016ips