Discovery certificate for object 2016ejn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3871 [ 2018TNSTR1046....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-28 08:02:20
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 2016ejn
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16ejn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:00:48.394 (240.20164) DEC = +26:10:52.99 (26.181385)
Discovery date: 2016-07-28 04:52:19 (JD=2457597.7029977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-07-28 04:52:19
Flux: 20.1183 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/2016ejn