Discovery certificate for object 2013ix
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13535 [ 2019TNSTR1778....1I ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-08 18:40:57
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 2013ix
Discoverer internal name: iPTF13ix
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:30:35.888 (202.6495319) DEC = +47:19:13.96 (47.3205447)
Discovery date: 2013-04-11 05:58:33 (JD=2456393.7489931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2013-04-11 05:58:33
Flux: 20.8594 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/2013ix