Discovery certificate for object 2016hzn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6655 [ 2018TNSTR1743....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-09 14:10:37
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 2016hzn
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16hzn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:58:22.468 (119.593615) DEC = +29:46:00.04 (29.766678)
Discovery date: 2016-11-09 12:51:50 (JD=2457702.0359954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-09 12:51:50
Flux: 19.434 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/2016hzn