Discovery certificate for object 2016as
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 50 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:00:53
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016as
Discoverer internal name: PS16ah
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:59:43.040 (119.929331346) DEC = +29:43:14.52 (29.7206987568)
Discovery date: 2016-01-02 13:23:19 (JD=2457390.0578588)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-02 13:23:19
Flux: 20.0114 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
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/2016as