Discovery certificate for object 2016hzm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6654 [ 2018TNSTR1743....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-09 14:01:12
Date made public: 2018-11-09
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 2016hzm
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16hzm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:57:40.048 (119.416868) DEC = +29:28:37.47 (29.477074)
Discovery date: 2016-11-09 12:51:50 (JD=2457702.0359954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-09 12:51:50
Flux: 19.065 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/2016hzm