Discovery certificate for object 2016hhi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6064 [ 2018TNSTR1613....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-21 11:10:52
Date made public: 2018-10-21
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 2016hhi
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16hhi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:12:21.060 (18.087748) DEC = +31:59:44.76 (31.995766)
Discovery date: 2016-10-21 10:09:07 (JD=2457682.9229977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-21 10:09:07
Flux: 20.092 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/2016hhi