Discovery certificate for object 2016abe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 740 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:33:09
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

David Young report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016abe
Discoverer internal name: PS16adc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:41:07.428 (175.280949116) DEC = +31:47:56.16 (31.7989324757)
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 11:24:43 (JD=2457418.9754977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 11:24:43
Flux: 20.3389 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016abe