Discovery certificate for object 2016brp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1933 [ 2016TNSTR.299....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-04-18 07:14:07
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Source Group: iPTF

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016brp
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16aas
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:06:36.910 (181.653792) DEC = +25:33:50.20 (25.563944)
Discovery date: 2016-04-01 03:36:00 (JD=2457479.65)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-04-01 03:36:00
Flux: 19.94 ABMag
Filter: g-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-03-16 08:15:12
Limiting flux: 20.97 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/2016brp