Discovery certificate for object 2016hda
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5930 [ 2018TNSTR1560....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-12 14:16:13
Date made public: 2018-10-12
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 2016hda
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16hda
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:57:41.069 (14.421121) DEC = +44:31:01.79 (44.517163)
Discovery date: 2016-10-12 12:15:50 (JD=2457674.0109954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-12 12:15:50
Flux: 16.5932 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: