Discovery certificate for object 2016ajr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1036 [ 2016TNSTR.142....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-22 15:30:14
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 2016ajr
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16ig
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:53:56.650 (118.486042) DEC = +33:01:00.50 (33.016806)
Discovery date: 2016-02-06 08:09:36 (JD=2457424.84)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-06 08:09:36
Flux: 20.87 ABMag
Filter: g-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-02 09:52:31
Limiting flux: 21.23 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/2016ajr