Discovery certificate for object 2016cwc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2754 [ 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 2016cwc
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16azg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:45:34.370 (251.393208) DEC = +22:54:30.43 (22.908453)
Discovery date: 2016-05-30 08:52:48 (JD=2457538.87)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-30 08:52:48
Flux: 20.64 ABMag
Filter: g-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-04-02 12:08:38
Limiting flux: 21.32 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/2016cwc