Discovery certificate for object 2016fmh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4706 [ 2018TNSTR1251....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-08-28 14:09:15
Date made public: 2018-08-28
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 2016fmh
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16fmh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:53:56.405 (343.485021) DEC = +19:25:48.88 (19.430245)
Discovery date: 2016-08-28 10:10:33 (JD=2457628.9239931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-08-28 10:10:33
Flux: 20.6919 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/2016fmh