Discovery certificate for object 2016hbr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5892 [ 2018TNSTR1552....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-11 11:44:29
Date made public: 2018-10-11
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 2016hbr
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16hbr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:12:16.847 (18.070196) DEC = +05:30:47.70 (5.51325)
Discovery date: 2016-10-11 11:29:45 (JD=2457672.9789931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-11 11:29:45
Flux: 19.5432 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/2016hbr