Discovery certificate for object 2016abi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 744 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:33:17
Sender: Dr. David Young
Reporting Group: Pan-STARRS1     Discovery Data Source: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016abi
Discoverer internal name: PS16adg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:10:48.429 (197.701788667) DEC = +33:25:10.88 (33.4196898758)
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 12:44:04.000 (JD=2457419.0306019)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 12:44:04.000
Flux: 20.0572 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: