Discovery certificate for object 2016ccw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2240 [ 2016TNSTR.350....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-05-14 10:55:54
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Source Group: iPTF

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016ccw
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16wf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:08:39.630 (182.165125) DEC = +18:17:29.68 (18.291578)
Discovery date: 2016-03-09 06:57:36 (JD=2457456.79)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-09 06:57:36
Flux: 18.74 ABMag
Filter: g-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-03-05 08:23:59
Limiting flux: 21.65 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/2016ccw