Discovery certificate for object 2016ijh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6947 [ 2018TNSTR1814....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-23 10:45:15
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 2016ijh
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16ijh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:26:01.250 (36.505207) DEC = +16:07:45.74 (16.129373)
Discovery date: 2016-11-23 06:37:26.000 (JD=2457715.7759954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-23 06:37:26.000
Flux: 18.692 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: