Discovery certificate for object 2016huu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6505

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-05 08:35:14
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 2016huu
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16huu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:47:07.597 (356.781656) DEC = +21:57:09.58 (21.952662)
Discovery date: 2016-11-05 03:57:36 (JD=2457697.665)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-05 03:57:36
Flux: 20.233 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016huu