Discovery certificate for object 2016eju
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3879 [ 2018TNSTR1046....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-28 16:13:46
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 2016eju
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16eju
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:26:30.591 (306.627463) DEC = +14:11:27.51 (14.190976)
Discovery date: 2016-07-28 08:36:57 (JD=2457597.8589931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-07-28 08:36:57
Flux: 20.048 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/2016eju