Discovery certificate for object 2016isg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7212 [ 2016TNSTR1005....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-06 04:05:16
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 2016isg
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16oo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:41:18.833 (25.32847) DEC = -00:12:36.07 (-0.21002)
Discovery date: 2016-12-06 01:55:12 (JD=2457728.58)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J01411858-0012382
Host redshift: 0.055457

Remarks: In several epochs, on the rise

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-06 01:55:12
Flux: 17.6 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-28 09:07:12
Limiting flux: 17.4 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/2016isg