Discovery certificate for object 2016hhl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6070 [ 2018TNSTR1613....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-21 13:05:22
Date made public: 2018-10-21
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: iPTF     Discovery Data Source: iPTF

M. Kasliwal, Y. Cao (Caltech), on behalf of iPTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016hhl
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16hhl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:36:03.184 (129.013266) DEC = +54:25:46.81 (54.42967)
Discovery date: 2016-10-21 12:28:48.000 (JD=2457683.02)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-21 12:28:48.000
Flux: 19.556 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: