Discovery certificate for object 2016fqh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 4821 [ 2018TNSTR1280....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-02 09:56:18
Date made public: 2018-09-02
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 2016fqh
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16fqh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:41:20.529 (325.335537) DEC = +20:50:45.32 (20.845921)
Discovery date: 2016-09-02 06:56:09 (JD=2457633.7889931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-02 06:56:09
Flux: 20.5896 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/2016fqh