Discovery certificate for object 2016abv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 758 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:33:45
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 2016abv
Discoverer internal name: PS16adu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:11:59.876 (167.999482577) DEC = +15:52:00.12 (15.8667003621)
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 11:24:28.000 (JD=2457421.9753241)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 11:24:28.000
Flux: 21.3523 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: