Discovery certificate for object 2016zc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 685 [ 2016TNSTR..72....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-01 05:15:40
Sender: Mr. Thomas Holoien
Source Group: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016zc
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16bb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:05:57.100 (211.487917) DEC = +43:53:02.20 (43.883944)
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 14:24:00 (JD=2457419.1)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J140557.36+435257.2
Host redshift: 0.033749


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 14:24:00
Flux: 16.5 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-26 13:12:00
Limiting flux: 16.7 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/2016zc