Discovery certificate for object 2016eyg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4282 [ 2018TNSTR1166....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-13 09:11:52
Date made public: 2018-08-13
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 2016eyg
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16eyg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:03:24.151 (345.85063) DEC = +37:37:04.44 (37.617899)
Discovery date: 2016-08-13 07:14:52 (JD=2457613.8019907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-13 07:14:52
Flux: 19.965 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/2016eyg