Discovery certificate for object 2016ewa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4217 [ 2018TNSTR1149....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-11 10:06:24
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 2016ewa
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16ewa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:44:41.839 (326.174328) DEC = +80:56:51.89 (80.947746)
Discovery date: 2016-08-11 09:38:52 (JD=2457611.9019907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-11 09:38:52
Flux: 19.8036 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/2016ewa