Discovery certificate for object 2016abx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 760 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:33:49
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016abx
Discoverer internal name: PS16adw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:39:47.810 (174.949206847) DEC = +23:39:28.07 (23.6577973328)
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 11:17:40 (JD=2457421.9706019)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-03 11:17:40
Flux: 19.1066 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
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/2016abx