Discovery certificate for object 2016evs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4209 [ 2016TNSTR.618....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-10 14:17:15
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 2016evs
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16evs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:19:41.418 (19.922574) DEC = +45:33:48.95 (45.563598)
Discovery date: 2016-08-10 11:39:50 (JD=2457610.9859954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-10 11:39:50
Flux: 19.121 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/2016evs