Discovery certificate for object 2016emv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3962 [ 2018TNSTR1078....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-02 17:50:10
Date made public: 2018-08-02
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 2016emv
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16emv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:57:21.517 (299.339655) DEC = -03:18:49.67 (-3.313797)
Discovery date: 2016-08-02 07:46:33 (JD=2457602.8239931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-02 07:46:33
Flux: 18.2942 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/2016emv