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PTF weekly SN discovery report, June 17, 2011

ATel #3442; Avishay Gal-Yam (Weizmann), Peter Nugent (LBL), Yen-Chen Pan, Mark Sullivan (Oxford) for the PTF
on 20 Jun 2011; 13:10 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 5 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 ).

 
Name     | RA (J2000)  | Dec (J2000) | Discovery | Mag  | Redshift | Type     | Spec.  | Phase | Instrument     | Notes  
PTF11foq | 16 53 56.45 | +26 46 43.3 | Jun 07.38 | 22.1 | 0.22     | SN Ia    | Jun 13 |   0 d |       WHT+ISIS |   
PTF11for | 12 34 07.11 | +11 29 31.0 | Jun 08.24 | 20.6 | 0.128    | SN Ia    | Jun 12 |   0 d |       WHT+ISIS |   
PTF11fqf | 14 11 40.09 | +59 41 22.6 | Jun 09.36 | 20.0 | 0.14     | SN Ia    | Jun 13 |       |       WHT+ISIS |   
PTF11fqh | 15 52 55.48 | +41 57 59.1 | Jun 09.41 | 20.1 | 0.19     | SN Ia    | Jun 13 |   0 d |       WHT+ISIS |   
PTF11ftc | 21 06 39.24 | -13 33 09.5 | Jun 10.46 | 18.1 | 0.03     | SN II    | Jun 13 |       |       WHT+ISIS |   
 
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