Discovery certificate for object 2016fhr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4572 [ 2018TNSTR1241....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-25 06:36:50
Date made public: 2018-08-25
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 2016fhr
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16fhr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:31:20.063 (322.833596) DEC = +27:30:44.29 (27.512302)
Discovery date: 2016-08-25 05:13:55.000 (JD=2457625.7179977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-25 05:13:55.000
Flux: 18.3487 ABMag
Filter: g-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: