Discovery certificate for object 2016ccy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2242 [ 2016TNSTR.350....1T ]

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

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016ccy
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16alp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:03:37.170 (195.904875) DEC = +55:06:11.35 (55.103153)
Discovery date: 2016-04-30 07:12:00.000 (JD=2457508.8)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-04-30 07:12:00.000
Flux: 20.12 ABMag
Filter: g-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-02-12 13:04:48
Limiting flux: 21.25 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/2016ccy