Discovery certificate for object 2016av
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 53 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:01:03
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016av
Discoverer internal name: PS16i
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:31:44.796 (52.9366500889) DEC = +08:33:54.79 (8.56522038189)
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 06:53:35 (JD=2457388.7872106)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 06:53:35
Flux: 20.7278 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016av