Discovery certificate for object 2016erz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4104 [ 2018TNSTR1119....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-07 12:28:23
Date made public: 2018-08-07
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 2016erz
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16erz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:56:15.529 (314.064705) DEC = +18:43:02.06 (18.71724)
Discovery date: 2016-08-07 08:00:57 (JD=2457607.8339931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-07 08:00:57
Flux: 19.495 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/2016erz