Discovery certificate for object 2016abw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 759 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:33:47
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 2016abw
Discoverer internal name: PS16adv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:38:35.978 (174.649907473) DEC = +15:52:44.99 (15.8791648389)
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 11:12:36.000 (JD=2457421.9670833)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 11:12:36.000
Flux: 20.1449 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: