Discovery certificate for object 2016abs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 755 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:33:39
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 2016abs
Discoverer internal name: PS16adr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:44:43.914 (161.182974741) DEC = +21:32:14.38 (21.5373264082)
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 10:06:23.000 (JD=2457421.9210995)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 10:06:23.000
Flux: 21.1358 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: