Discovery certificate for object 2016eog
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 3999 [ 2018TNSTR1084....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-03 18:05:57
Date made public: 2018-08-03
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 2016eog
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16eog
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:06:27.240 (316.6135) DEC = +21:31:25.23 (21.523674)
Discovery date: 2016-08-03 08:58:33 (JD=2457603.8739931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-03 08:58:33
Flux: 19.696 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/2016eog