Discovery certificate for object 2016za
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 683 [ 2016TNSTR..70....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-30 16:49:05
Sender: Mr. Thomas Holoien
Source Group: ASAS-SN

Thomas Holoien report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016za
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16az
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:30:33.730 (172.640542) DEC = -42:33:31.44 (-42.558733)
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 09:07:12 (JD=2457416.88)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J11303364-4233359
Host redshift: 0.034067


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 09:07:12
Flux: 17.2 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-13 06:28:48
Limiting flux: 17.8 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/2016za