Discovery certificate for object 2016ajp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1034 [ 2016TNSTR.142....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-22 15:22:51
Sender: Dr. Ofer Yaron
Source Group: iPTF

L. Hangard, O. Yaron, on behalf of iPTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016ajp
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16eu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:52:21.120 (118.088) DEC = +12:03:29.30 (12.058139)
Discovery date: 2016-02-06 08:09:36 (JD=2457424.84)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-06 08:09:36
Flux: 20.63 ABMag
Filter: g-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-02 09:57:30
Limiting flux: 21.17 ABMag
Filter: g-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016ajp