Discovery certificate for object 2016heo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5972

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-13 20:00:57
Date made public: 2018-10-13
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 2016heo
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16heo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:38:15.877 (129.566153) DEC = +30:45:35.88 (30.759966)
Discovery date: 2016-10-13 12:50:24 (JD=2457675.035)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-13 12:50:24
Flux: 19.7136 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/2016heo