Discovery certificate for object 2016col
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2547 [ 2016TNSTR.383....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-05-28 18:36:45
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Source Group: iPTF

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016col
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16ark
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:18:06.580 (184.527417) DEC = +29:28:04.29 (29.467858)
Discovery date: 2016-05-11 04:48:00 (JD=2457519.7)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-11 04:48:00
Flux: 20.81 ABMag
Filter: g-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-11 04:07:40
Limiting flux: 21.56 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/2016col