Discovery certificate for object 2016ccx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2241 [ 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 2016ccx
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16alo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:15:06.310 (183.776292) DEC = +13:35:34.89 (13.593025)
Discovery date: 2016-04-30 04:19:12 (JD=2457508.68)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-04-30 04:19:12
Flux: 20.96 ABMag
Filter: g-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-04-14 07:59:31
Limiting flux: 20.85 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/2016ccx