Discovery certificate for object 2015cp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 17553 [ 2018TNSTR.414....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-03-29 18:26:05
Sender: Dr. Peter Nugent
Source Group: None

Peter Nugent report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2015cp
Discoverer internal name: iPTF15fel
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:09:12.761 (47.303172) DEC = +27:31:16.95 (27.521374)
Discovery date: 2015-12-28 02:27:03 (JD=2457384.60212)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J030912.11+273106.9
Host redshift: 0.0413


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2015-12-28 02:27:03
Flux: 19.06 ABMag
Filter: R-Cousins
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2014-07-16 11:44:43
Limiting flux: 20.27 ABMag
Filter: R-Cousins
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2015cp