Discovery certificate for object 2016hxm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6600 [ 2018TNSTR1732....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-08 10:49:13
Date made public: 2018-11-08
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 2016hxm
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16hxm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:49:56.066 (27.483609) DEC = +43:00:58.29 (43.016191)
Discovery date: 2016-11-08 10:04:48 (JD=2457700.92)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-08 10:04:48
Flux: 19.588 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/2016hxm