Discovery certificate for object 2013jt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13557 [ 2019TNSTR1778....1I ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-08 21:50:34
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 2013jt
Discoverer internal name: iPTF13jt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:31:17.507 (157.8229477) DEC = +04:26:19.65 (4.438793)
Discovery date: 2013-03-14 04:13:26 (JD=2456365.6759954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2013-03-14 04:13:26
Flux: 20.4963 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/2013jt