Discovery certificate for object 2016hup
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6499 [ 2018TNSTR1701....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-05 08:28:45
Date made public: 2018-11-05
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 2016hup
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16hup
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:40:38.859 (25.161914) DEC = -00:42:52.61 (-0.714613)
Discovery date: 2016-11-05 06:37:26 (JD=2457697.7759954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-05 06:37:26
Flux: 20.025 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/2016hup