Discovery certificate for object 2016glz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5433 [ 2016TNSTR.732....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-23 18:34:22
Date made public: 2016-09-29
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 2016glz
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16glz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:05:53.594 (1.473307) DEC = +08:25:48.58 (8.430161)
Discovery date: 2016-09-23 10:27:50 (JD=2457654.9359954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-23 10:27:50
Flux: 17.8559 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/2016glz