Discovery certificate for object 2016ejj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3867 [ 2018TNSTR1042....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-27 17:19:35
Date made public: 2018-07-27
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: iPTF     Discovery Data Source: iPTF

M. Kasliwal, Y. Cao (Caltech), on behalf of iPTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016ejj
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16ejj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:37:14.152 (309.308968) DEC = +66:06:19.54 (66.105428)
Discovery date: 2016-07-27 05:34:04 (JD=2457596.7319907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-07-27 05:34:04
Flux: 16.0727 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2009-01-01 00:00:00
Limiting flux: 21.5 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/2016ejj