Discovery certificate for object 2016ajt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1038 [ 2016TNSTR.142....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-22 15:36:14
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 2016ajt
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16t
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:05:36.920 (196.403833) DEC = +31:43:39.80 (31.727722)
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 12:14:24 (JD=2457422.01)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 12:14:24
Flux: 20.12 ABMag
Filter: g-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-14 13:38:10
Limiting flux: 21.87 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/2016ajt