Discovery certificate for object 2014fb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13509 [ 2019TNSTR1778....1I ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-08 04:52:11
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 2014fb
Discoverer internal name: iPTF14fb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:29:20.356 (217.3348158) DEC = +28:50:48.81 (28.8468906)
Discovery date: 2014-05-09 09:44:38 (JD=2456786.9059954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2014-05-09 09:44:38
Flux: 20.5124 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/2014fb