Discovery certificate for object 2016ipw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7144 [ 2018TNSTR1843....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-30 10:56:14
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 2016ipw
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16ipw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:18:33.721 (124.640506) DEC = +22:57:39.20 (22.96089)
Discovery date: 2016-11-30 10:26:24 (JD=2457722.935)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-30 10:26:24
Flux: 20.1399 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/2016ipw