Discovery certificate for object 2016ilr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7019 [ 2018TNSTR1820....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-25 11:51:23
Date made public: 2018-11-25
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 2016ilr
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16ilr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:41:10.711 (325.29463) DEC = +31:34:39.45 (31.577624)
Discovery date: 2016-11-25 02:36:57.000 (JD=2457717.6089931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-25 02:36:57.000
Flux: 19.5834 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: