Discovery certificate for object 2016cwh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 2762 [ 2016TNSTR.432....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-06-19 13:45:50
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: iPTF     Discovery Data Source: iPTF

L. Hangard, I. Manulis, on behalf of iPTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016cwh
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16bfi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:17:44.570 (229.435708) DEC = +08:41:06.18 (8.68505)
Discovery date: 2016-05-29 08:52:48.000 (JD=2457537.87)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-05-29 08:52:48.000
Flux: 21.03 ABMag
Filter: g-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2014-06-23 07:16:19
Limiting flux: 21.52 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: