Discovery certificate for object 2016hlo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6196 [ 2018TNSTR1636....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-26 09:18:13
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 2016hlo
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16hlo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:42:46.008 (10.691698) DEC = +41:16:11.89 (41.269969)
Discovery date: 2016-10-26 08:12:28 (JD=2457687.8419907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-26 08:12:28
Flux: 17.741 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: