Discovery certificate for object 2016hzs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6660 [ 2018TNSTR1748....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-10 08:24:39
Date made public: 2018-11-10
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 2016hzs
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16hzs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:36:32.556 (39.135652) DEC = +12:30:39.30 (12.510916)
Discovery date: 2016-11-05 10:40:48 (JD=2457697.945)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-05 10:40:48
Flux: 18.5753 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/2016hzs