Discovery certificate for object 2016eyz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4302 [ 2018TNSTR1172....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-14 14:33:57
Date made public: 2018-08-14
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: iPTF     Discovery Data Source: iPTF

M. Kasliwal, Y. Cao (Caltech), on behalf of iPTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016eyz
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16eyz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:45:07.748 (296.282285) DEC = +71:47:29.45 (71.791513)
Discovery date: 2016-08-14 04:39:21 (JD=2457614.6939931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-14 04:39:21
Flux: 19.681 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/2016eyz