Discovery certificate for object 2016hll
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6193 [ 2018TNSTR1636....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-26 06:12:02
Date made public: 2018-10-26
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 2016hll
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16hll
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:40:50.600 (355.210832) DEC = +37:34:45.20 (37.579221)
Discovery date: 2016-10-26 04:32:09 (JD=2457687.6889931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-26 04:32:09
Flux: 20.541 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: