Discovery certificate for object 2016ejk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3868 [ 2018TNSTR1042....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-27 18:23:29
Date made public: 2018-07-27
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Source Group: iPTF

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016ejk
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16ejk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:36:23.135 (324.096394) DEC = +74:25:06.57 (74.418492)
Discovery date: 2016-07-27 08:54:14 (JD=2457596.8709954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-07-27 08:54:14
Flux: 19.8342 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/2016ejk