Discovery certificate for object 2013ir
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13528 [ 2019TNSTR1778....1I ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-08 16:19:35
Date made public: 2019-09-08
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Source Group: iPTF

iPTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2013ir
Discoverer internal name: iPTF13ir
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:39:40.314 (99.9179752) DEC = +79:38:21.68 (79.6393558)
Discovery date: 2013-10-16 12:08:38 (JD=2456582.0059954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2013-10-16 12:08:38
Flux: 20.2907 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/2013ir