Discovery certificate for object 2016hzw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6664 [ 2016TNSTR.906....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-11 17:46:46
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: AT 2016hzw
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-16nc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:50:48.065 (87.70027) DEC = +70:00:25.85 (70.00718)
Discovery date: 2016-11-10 13:12:00.000 (JD=2457703.05)

Remarks: In three epochs with constant brightness, no Vizier match, so could also be a CV


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-10 13:12:00.000
Flux: 16.3 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-11-05 12:28:48
Limiting flux: 18 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: DIS
Telescope: 3.5m Astrophysical Reaserch Consortium

Details of the new object can be viewed here: