Discovery certificate for object 2016haw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5865 [ 2018TNSTR1543....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-10 14:12:39
Date made public: 2018-10-10
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 2016haw
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16haw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:17:15.934 (34.31639) DEC = +44:41:08.65 (44.685737)
Discovery date: 2016-10-10 12:40:19 (JD=2457672.0279977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-10 12:40:19
Flux: 19.6939 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: