Discovery certificate for object 2016iyv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7405 [ 2016TNSTR1060....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-20 11:23:29
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016iyv
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16oz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:00:13.373 (135.05572) DEC = -13:38:03.19 (-13.63422)
Discovery date: 2016-12-20 04:33:36.000 (JD=2457742.69)

Remarks: In two epochs, faint uncatalogued host galaxy seen in PanSTARRS-1 images


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-20 04:33:36.000
Flux: 16.5 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-12-15 11:02:24
Limiting flux: 17 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Details of the new object can be viewed here: