Discovery certificate for object 2016abt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 756 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:33:41
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 2016abt
Discoverer internal name: PS16ads
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:59:45.534 (164.939726225) DEC = +21:46:24.89 (21.7735818533)
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 11:01:57.000 (JD=2457421.9596875)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 11:01:57.000
Flux: 20.5326 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: