Discovery certificate for object 2016guv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5690 [ 2018TNSTR1498....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-03 14:32:11
Date made public: 2018-10-03
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 2016guv
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16guv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:50:36.315 (117.651313) DEC = +31:50:51.19 (31.847553)
Discovery date: 2016-10-03 12:53:16 (JD=2457665.0369907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-03 12:53:16
Flux: 18.1234 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/2016guv