Discovery certificate for object 2016evy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4215 [ 2018TNSTR1149....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-11 07:24:18
Date made public: 2018-08-11
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 2016evy
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16evy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:51:52.822 (267.970093) DEC = +17:13:46.79 (17.229664)
Discovery date: 2016-08-11 04:29:16 (JD=2457611.6869907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-11 04:29:16
Flux: 19.331 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/2016evy