Discovery certificate for object 2016abn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 749 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:33:27
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 2016abn
Discoverer internal name: PS16adl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:32:03.275 (53.013647452) DEC = -01:35:45.60 (-1.59599905374)
Discovery date: 2016-02-02 06:47:03.000 (JD=2457420.7826736)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-02 06:47:03.000
Flux: 20.5597 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: