Discovery certificate for object 2016ijx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6963 [ 2018TNSTR1814....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-23 10:53:11
Date made public: 2018-11-23
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: iPTF     Discovery Data Source: iPTF

M. Kasliwal, Y. Cao (Caltech), on behalf of iPTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016ijx
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16ijx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:31:44.757 (352.936487) DEC = +25:22:11.46 (25.369851)
Discovery date: 2016-11-23 03:20:09.000 (JD=2457715.6389931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-23 03:20:09.000
Flux: 19.249 ABMag
Filter: g-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: