Discovery certificate for object 2016gmi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5442 [ 2018TNSTR1440....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-24 11:03:36
Date made public: 2018-09-24
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 2016gmi
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16gmi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:23:24.207 (20.850861) DEC = +12:53:11.57 (12.886547)
Discovery date: 2016-09-24 10:23:31 (JD=2457655.9329977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-24 10:23:31
Flux: 19.779 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: