Discovery certificate for object 2016jdl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7541 [ 2016TNSTR1096....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-29 13:56:43
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 2016jdl
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16pk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:27:39.878 (186.91616) DEC = +40:36:53.93 (40.61498)
Discovery date: 2016-12-29 13:12:00.000 (JD=2457752.05)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J122739.66+403649.0
Host redshift: 0.02328


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-29 13:12:00.000
Flux: 16.7 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-12-23 15:07:12
Limiting flux: 18 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/2016jdl