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PTF weekly SN discovery report, May 27, 2011

ATel #3392; A. Gal-Yam (WIS), P. Nugent (LBL), A. Sternberg (WIS), T. Matheson (NOAO), O. Yaron (WIS), I. Arcavi (WIS), D. Polishook (WIS), S. Ben-Ami (WIS) report on behalf of the PTF
on 31 May 2011; 20:51 UT
Distributed as an Instant Email Notice Supernovae
Credential Certification: Avishay Gal-Yam (avishay.gal-yam@weizmann.ac.il)

Subjects: Optical, Supernovae

The PTF (ATEL #1964, #3253; http://www.astro.caltech.edu/ptf/ ; Law et al. 2009, PASP, 121, 1395; Rau et al. 2009, PASP, 121, 1334) reports the discovery of 8 new supernovae. PTF discoveries are made by autonomous PTF software, as well as by the Galaxy Zoo Supernova Project (Smith et al. 2011, MNRAS, 412, 1309; http://supernova.galaxyzoo.org ).

 
 
PTF11czz | 12 26 59.61 | +05 44 21.5 | May 04.22 | 20.2 | 0.083    | SN Ia    | May 11 |       | KPNO4m+RC Spec |   
PTF11dad | 13 35 53.97 | +38 31 55.2 | May 04.37 | 22.1 | 0.072    | SN II    | May 25 |       |      P200+DBSP |   
PTF11daj | 10 00 40.05 | +02 09 18.1 | May 04.17 | 21.4 | 0.106    | SN Ia    | May 25 |   5 d |      P200+DBSP |   
PTF11dif | 14 15 52.07 | +35 44 24.0 | May 07.24 | 20.6 | 0.059    | SN Ia    | May 13 |  -9 d | KPNO4m+RC Spec |   
PTF11dmi | 16 43 54.65 | +26 31 54.5 | May 12.38 | 19.5 | 0.1      | SN Ia    | May 25 |       |      P200+DBSP |   
PTF11dqk | 14 26 53.97 | +25 01 39.4 | May 13.34 | 18.9 | 0.036    | SN II    | May 25 |       |      P200+DBSP |   
PTF11dsa | 16 12 11.22 | +29 35 25.0 | May 14.44 | 20.6 | 0.16     | SN Ia    | May 25 |  24 d |      P200+DBSP |   
PTF11dsn | 15 55 41.06 | +29 37 13.8 | May 14.48 | 20.4 | 0.15     | SN Ia    | May 25 |   0 d |      P200+DBSP |   
 
PTF is a collaboration of Caltech, LCOGT, the Weizmann Institute, LBNL, Oxford, Columbia, IPAC, and Berkeley.