Discovery certificate for object 2016clb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2456 [ 2016TNSTR.361....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-05-18 18:36:49
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: iPTF     Discovery Data Source: iPTF

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016clb
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16alf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:24:26.730 (201.111375) DEC = +43:57:07.85 (43.952181)
Discovery date: 2016-04-26 07:26:24.000 (JD=2457504.81)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-04-26 07:26:24.000
Flux: 19.49 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-04-18 06:11:31
Limiting flux: 20.41 ABMag
Filter: g-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: