Discovery certificate for object 2016cwd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2757 [ 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 2016cwd
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16bar
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:13:23.680 (228.348667) DEC = +27:46:38.34 (27.777317)
Discovery date: 2016-06-01 05:02:24 (JD=2457540.71)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-06-01 05:02:24
Flux: 20.65 ABMag
Filter: g-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-07-18 06:31:40
Limiting flux: 20.94 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: