Discovery certificate for object 2016gzz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5838 [ 2018TNSTR1535....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-09 14:46:34
Date made public: 2018-10-09
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 2016gzz
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16gzz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:03:27.167 (15.863195) DEC = +26:30:22.35 (26.506209)
Discovery date: 2016-10-09 12:31:40 (JD=2457671.0219907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-09 12:31:40
Flux: 19.4072 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/2016gzz