Discovery certificate for object 2016gui
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5675 [ 2018TNSTR1491....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-02 15:13:55
Date made public: 2018-10-02
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 2016gui
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16gui
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:19:00.112 (319.750466) DEC = +08:18:07.15 (8.301985)
Discovery date: 2016-10-02 03:51:50.000 (JD=2457663.6609954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-02 03:51:50.000
Flux: 20.256 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: