Discovery certificate for object 2016huy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6510 [ 2018TNSTR1701....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-05 09:01:45
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 2016huy
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16huy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:56:07.893 (359.032888) DEC = -02:22:50.85 (-2.380792)
Discovery date: 2016-11-05 05:41:16 (JD=2457697.7369907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-05 05:41:16
Flux: 18.9553 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/2016huy