Discovery certificate for object 2016jgb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7620 [ 2016TNSTR1108....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-31 13:51:28
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 2016jgb
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16pq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:00:03.430 (165.01429) DEC = +14:50:29.36 (14.84149)
Discovery date: 2016-12-31 06:28:48 (JD=2457753.77)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 3485
Host redshift: 0.00479

Remarks: Present in several epochs

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-12-31 06:28:48
Flux: 16.8 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-12-24 07:12:00
Limiting flux: 17.9 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/2016jgb