Discovery certificate for object 2016jab
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7443 [ 2016TNSTR1076....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-23 19:50:44
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 2016jab
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16pd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:05:26.707 (106.36128) DEC = -76:00:33.48 (-76.0093)
Discovery date: 2016-12-23 05:16:48 (JD=2457745.72)


Remarks: In several epochs and two chips, blue uncatalogued DSS galaxy nearby

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-23 05:16:48
Flux: 16.6 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-12-17 06:28:48
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/2016jab