Discovery certificate for object 2016cwa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2752 [ 2016TNSTR.432....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-06-19 13:45:50
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Source Group: iPTF

L. Hangard, I. Manulis, on behalf of iPTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016cwa
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16ayz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:58:13.020 (239.55425) DEC = +22:36:13.57 (22.603769)
Discovery date: 2016-05-30 04:33:36 (JD=2457538.69)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-30 04:33:36
Flux: 20.07 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-30 03:48:57
Limiting flux: 20.15 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/2016cwa