Discovery certificate for object 2013is
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13529 [ 2019TNSTR1778....1I ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-08 16:21:30
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 2013is
Discoverer internal name: iPTF13is
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:00:28.702 (165.1195935) DEC = +44:15:44.07 (44.2622408)
Discovery date: 2013-03-15 03:04:19 (JD=2456366.6279977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2013-03-15 03:04:19
Flux: 19.8028 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/2013is