Discovery certificate for object 2016goo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5504 [ 2018TNSTR1452....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-26 06:12:00
Date made public: 2018-09-26
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 2016goo
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16goo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:22:54.700 (320.727916) DEC = +05:01:35.73 (5.026591)
Discovery date: 2016-09-26 04:29:16.000 (JD=2457657.6869907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-26 04:29:16.000
Flux: 19.6097 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: