Discovery certificate for object 2016hlt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6201 [ 2018TNSTR1636....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-26 11:12:04
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 2016hlt
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16hlt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:20:21.097 (35.087904) DEC = +30:10:56.98 (30.182495)
Discovery date: 2016-10-26 10:30:43 (JD=2457687.9379977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-26 10:30:43
Flux: 20.255 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/2016hlt