Discovery certificate for object 2016fll
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4683 [ 2018TNSTR1247....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-27 10:27:52
Date made public: 2018-08-27
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 2016fll
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16fll
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:06:27.849 (331.616036) DEC = +37:46:54.16 (37.781712)
Discovery date: 2016-08-27 07:26:24.000 (JD=2457627.81)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-27 07:26:24.000
Flux: 16.7074 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/2016fll