Discovery certificate for object 2016get
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5227 [ 2018TNSTR1355....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-11 07:30:52
Date made public: 2018-09-11
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 2016get
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16get
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:06:42.171 (331.675712) DEC = +36:12:29.15 (36.208096)
Discovery date: 2016-09-11 06:30:14.000 (JD=2457642.7709954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-11 06:30:14.000
Flux: 20.106 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: