Discovery certificate for object 2016ejl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3869 [ 2018TNSTR1046....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-28 08:00:20
Date made public: 2018-07-28
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 2016ejl
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16ejl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:01:46.465 (180.443604) DEC = +56:39:05.04 (56.651399)
Discovery date: 2016-07-28 04:35:02 (JD=2457597.6909954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-07-28 04:35:02
Flux: 19.1219 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/2016ejl