Discovery certificate for object 2016cwg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2761 [ 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 2016cwg
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16bdn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:52:36.000 (238.15) DEC = -08:36:12.14 (-8.603372)
Discovery date: 2016-05-28 04:48:00 (JD=2457536.7)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-28 04:48:00
Flux: 20.51 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2014-06-07 07:37:55
Limiting flux: 21.06 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/2016cwg