Discovery certificate for object 2015bs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5778 [ 2016TNSTR.765....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-10-06 13:16:34
Sender: Pan-STARRS1 (PS1_Bot1)
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

K. C. Chambers, M. E. Huber, H. Flewelling, E. A. Magnier, N. Primak, A. Schultz, (IfA, University of Hawaii), S. J. Smartt, K. W. Smith, (Queen's University Belfast), J. Tonry, C. Waters, (IfA, University of Hawaii) D. E. Wright, D. R. Young (Queen's University Belfast) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2015bs
Discoverer internal name: PS15dsr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:33:43.775 (338.432394247) DEC = -06:22:08.33 (-6.36898138484)
Discovery date: 2015-06-27 13:46:33 (JD=2457201.0739931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2015-06-27 13:46:33
Flux: 21.37 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-05-09 14:36:57
Limiting flux: 20.7 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2015bs