Discovery certificate for object 2016cwb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2753 [ 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 2016cwb
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16azb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:19:19.810 (244.832542) DEC = +39:31:38.01 (39.527225)
Discovery date: 2016-05-29 08:23:59 (JD=2457537.8499884)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-29 08:23:59
Flux: 20.47 ABMag
Filter: g-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-05-19 09:23:02
Limiting flux: 20.62 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: