Discovery certificate for object 2016fzp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5087 [ 2018TNSTR1320....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-07 10:42:39
Date made public: 2018-09-07
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 2016fzp
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16fzp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:15:21.968 (333.841533) DEC = +19:17:56.60 (19.299056)
Discovery date: 2016-09-07 08:19:40 (JD=2457638.8469907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-07 08:19:40
Flux: 20.5658 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: