Discovery certificate for object 2016coo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2550 [ 2016TNSTR.383....1P ]

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

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016coo
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16avw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:41:02.230 (175.259292) DEC = +35:29:30.89 (35.491914)
Discovery date: 2016-05-19 04:48:00 (JD=2457527.7)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-19 04:48:00
Flux: 18.79 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2014-04-04 07:24:57
Limiting flux: 18.71 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016coo