Discovery certificate for object 2016cwf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2760 [ 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 2016cwf
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16bcp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:19:41.780 (229.924083) DEC = +11:02:16.78 (11.037994)
Discovery date: 2016-06-01 06:43:12 (JD=2457540.78)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-06-01 06:43:12
Flux: 19.78 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2012-07-27 06:10:04
Limiting flux: 20.46 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/2016cwf