Discovery certificate for object 2016huz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6511 [ 2018TNSTR1701....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-05 11:04:59
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 2016huz
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16huz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:36:43.033 (39.179304) DEC = +12:28:37.40 (12.477056)
Discovery date: 2016-11-05 09:48:57 (JD=2457697.9089931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-05 09:48:57
Flux: 14.1992 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/2016huz