Discovery certificate for object 2016izg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7417 [ 2016TNSTR1068....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-22 15:15:52
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: AT 2016izg
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16pb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:53:12.802 (118.30334) DEC = +12:53:55.93 (12.89887)
Discovery date: 2016-12-22 13:55:12 (JD=2457745.08)

Potential host galaxy: CGCG 058-057
Host redshift: 0.029781


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-22 13:55:12
Flux: 16.4 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-12-13 10:04:48
Limiting flux: 17 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/2016izg