Discovery certificate for object 2016ijr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6957 [ 2018TNSTR1814....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-23 10:51:33
Date made public: 2018-11-23
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 2016ijr
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16ijr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:04:14.760 (16.0615) DEC = +00:08:11.70 (0.136582)
Discovery date: 2016-11-23 04:56:38 (JD=2457715.7059954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-23 04:56:38
Flux: 20.045 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/2016ijr