Discovery certificate for object 2016abp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 751 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:33:31
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016abp
Discoverer internal name: PS16adn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:03:45.556 (180.939816823) DEC = +05:44:55.38 (5.74871533666)
Discovery date: 2016-02-02 13:29:29 (JD=2457421.0621412)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-02 13:29:29
Flux: 19.53 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/2016abp