Discovery certificate for object 2016ezc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4305 [ 2018TNSTR1172....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-14 14:39:50
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 2016ezc
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16ezc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:43:03.717 (340.765487) DEC = -03:40:17.47 (-3.671519)
Discovery date: 2016-08-14 07:58:04 (JD=2457614.8319907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-14 07:58:04
Flux: 19.958 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/2016ezc