Discovery certificate for object 2016brq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1934 [ 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 2016brq
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16aaw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:54:30.860 (253.628583) DEC = +23:15:40.20 (23.261167)
Discovery date: 2016-04-01 11:02:24 (JD=2457479.96)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-04-01 11:02:24
Flux: 19.34 ABMag
Filter: g-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-08-11 04:34:33
Limiting flux: 21.44 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/2016brq