Discovery certificate for object 2016en
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 149 [ 2016TNSTR..54....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 15:43:12
Sender: Mr. Nikola Knezevic
Source Group: iPTF

Nikola Knezevic, on behalf of iPTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016en
Discoverer internal name: iPTF15fkw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:15:16.016 (108.816733) DEC = +13:36:58.95 (13.616375)
Discovery date: 2016-01-13 06:43:12 (JD=2457400.78)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-13 06:43:12
Flux: 20.44 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-01 07:31:16
Limiting flux: 20.98 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/2016en