Discovery certificate for object 2016ilh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7006 [ 2018TNSTR1817....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-24 07:38:38
Date made public: 2018-11-24
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 2016ilh
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16ilh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:45:10.634 (11.294308) DEC = +27:21:44.00 (27.362222)
Discovery date: 2016-11-24 03:23:02.000 (JD=2457716.6409954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-24 03:23:02.000
Flux: 19.8458 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: