Discovery certificate for object 2016fjo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4631 [ 2018TNSTR1244....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-26 13:42:41
Date made public: 2018-08-26
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 2016fjo
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16fjo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:20:45.738 (20.190576) DEC = +33:00:55.98 (33.015551)
Discovery date: 2016-08-26 12:04:19 (JD=2457627.0029977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-26 12:04:19
Flux: 19.0775 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: