Discovery certificate for object 2016geh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5215 [ 2016TNSTR.841....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-10 14:25:58
Date made public: 2016-10-27
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: SN 2016geh
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16geh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:19:17.989 (19.824954) DEC = +44:07:24.51 (44.123474)
Discovery date: 2016-09-10 11:54:14 (JD=2457641.9959954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-10 11:54:14
Flux: 19.383 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/2016geh