Discovery certificate for object 2016ipo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7136 [ 2018TNSTR1843....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-30 08:28:50
Date made public: 2018-11-30
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 2016ipo
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16ipo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:24:53.261 (51.221919) DEC = +25:43:01.05 (25.716957)
Discovery date: 2016-11-30 07:40:48 (JD=2457722.82)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-30 07:40:48
Flux: 19.5683 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: