Discovery certificate for object 2016evf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4193 [ 2018TNSTR1131....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-09 16:46:35
Date made public: 2018-08-09
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 2016evf
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16evf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:55:45.179 (298.938244) DEC = -09:47:31.75 (-9.792152)
Discovery date: 2016-08-09 07:09:07 (JD=2457609.7979977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-09 07:09:07
Flux: 19.139 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/2016evf