Discovery certificate for object 2016hlz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6208 [ 2018TNSTR1636....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-26 16:16:18
Date made public: 2018-10-26
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 2016hlz
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16hlz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:25:13.434 (111.305976) DEC = +56:42:55.69 (56.71547)
Discovery date: 2016-10-26 12:28:48 (JD=2457688.02)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-10-26 12:28:48
Flux: 20.433 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: