Discovery certificate for object 2013ia
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5617 [ 2018TNSTR1466....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-29 23:23:34
Date made public: 2018-09-29
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Source Group: iPTF

M. Kasliwal, Y. Cao (Caltech), on behalf of iPTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2013ia
Discoverer internal name: iPTF13ia
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:50:01.600 (177.5066673) DEC = +44:46:02.93 (44.7674816)
Discovery date: 2013-03-24 03:25:55 (JD=2456375.6429977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2013-03-24 03:25:55
Flux: 15.6487 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2009-01-01 00:00:00
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2013ia