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PTF weekly SN discovery report, October 21, 2011

ATel #3697; Avishay Gal-Yam, Sagi Ben-Ami (Weizmann), Peter Nugent (LBL), M. Kasliwal (OCIW/Princeton) Y. Cao and Branimir Sesar (Caltech) report for the PTF
on 21 Oct 2011; 16:22 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 7 new supernovae. PTF discoveries are made by autonomous PTF software (Bloom et al. 2011, http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011arXiv1106.5491B ), 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  
PTF11moy | 17 06 18.06 | +38 32 19.9 | Sep 20.20 | 18.5 | 0.06     | SN Ia    | Sep 29 |       |   Keck2+DEIMOS |   
PTF11muc | 02 01 51.87 | -05 13 55.9 | Sep 24.48 | 20.3 | 0.102    | SN Ia    | Sep 29 |       |   Keck2+DEIMOS |   
PTF11mvg | 21 56 24.78 | +11 16 19.7 | Sep 26.38 | 20.5 | 0.12     | SN Ia    | Sep 29 |       |   Keck2+DEIMOS |   
PTF11nga | 21 30 05.72 | +03 30 54.4 | Sep 25.30 | 19.6 | 0.09     | SN Ia    | Oct 02 |   1 d |     UH88+SNIFS | CSS110930:213006+033055  
PTF11nvm | 00 49 11.79 | +38 47 58.7 | Sep 30.34 | 21.9 | 0.156    | SN Ia    | Oct 17 |       |        APO+DIS |   
PTF11ogy | 22 48 17.73 | +18 09 22.7 | Oct 03.33 | 21.0 | 0.1      | SN Ia    | Oct 16 |       |        APO+DIS |   
PTF11okh | 23 06 02.81 | +34 06 36.1 | Oct 08.35 | 18.4 | 0.019    | SN Ia    | Oct 09 |  -6 d |     UH88+SNIFS | SN 2011gu 
 
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