Discovery certificate for object 2016fhz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4584 [ 2016TNSTR.624....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-25 08:34:33
Date made public: 2016-09-02
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: SN 2016fhz
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16fhz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:07:24.937 (331.853906) DEC = +20:43:17.17 (20.721437)
Discovery date: 2016-08-25 08:05:16.000 (JD=2457625.8369907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-25 08:05:16.000
Flux: 19.338 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: