Discovery certificate for object 2016eru
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4099 [ 2018TNSTR1119....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-07 11:08:05
Date made public: 2018-08-07
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: iPTF     Discovery Data Source: iPTF

M. Kasliwal, Y. Cao (Caltech), on behalf of iPTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016eru
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16eru
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:28:03.291 (352.013712) DEC = +19:53:20.63 (19.889065)
Discovery date: 2016-08-07 09:28:48 (JD=2457607.895)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-07 09:28:48
Flux: 20.8146 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/2016eru