Discovery certificate for object 2016ewm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4230 [ 2018TNSTR1149....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-11 19:59:57
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 2016ewm
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16ewm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:41:31.658 (355.381908) DEC = +46:38:09.53 (46.635981)
Discovery date: 2016-08-11 08:47:02 (JD=2457611.8659954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-11 08:47:02
Flux: 19.949 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/2016ewm