Discovery certificate for object 2016iqx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7175 [ 2016TNSTR.979....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-01 13:46:33
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 2016iqx
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16of
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:46:51.442 (101.71434) DEC = -64:57:25.81 (-64.95717)
Discovery date: 2016-12-01 06:37:29 (JD=2457723.7760301)

Potential host galaxy: ESO 087-IG 041 NED01
Host redshift: 0.030208

Remarks: In many epochs since 2016-11-19, basically flat light curve

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-01 06:37:29
Flux: 17 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-16 03:50:24
Limiting flux: 17 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/2016iqx