Discovery certificate for object 2016guy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5693 [ 2018TNSTR1498....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-03 15:06:02
Date made public: 2018-10-03
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 2016guy
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16guy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:21:07.854 (5.282726) DEC = +10:02:27.39 (10.040941)
Discovery date: 2016-10-03 08:26:52 (JD=2457664.8519907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-03 08:26:52
Flux: 20.2909 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/2016guy