Discovery certificate for object 2016eqp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4067 [ 2016TNSTR.618....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-06 18:38:27
Date made public: 2016-08-31
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: SN 2016eqp
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16eqp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:31:21.620 (322.840084) DEC = +22:58:57.72 (22.9827)
Discovery date: 2016-08-06 10:09:07 (JD=2457606.9229977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-06 10:09:07
Flux: 19.671 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/2016eqp