Discovery certificate for object 2016bhv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 1672 [ 2016TNSTR.231....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-03-21 19:37:52
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

K. C. Chambers, M. E. Huber, H. Flewelling, E. A. Magnier, N. Primak, A. Schultz, (IfA, University of Hawaii), S. J. Smartt, K. W. Smith, (Queen's University Belfast), J. Tonry, C. Waters, (IfA, University of Hawaii) D. E. Wright, D. R. Young (Queen's University Belfast) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016bhv
Discoverer internal name: PS16bhs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:37:36.542 (219.40225814) DEC = +32:44:18.69 (32.7385254051)
Discovery date: 2016-03-17 11:14:40 (JD=2457464.9685185)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-03-17 11:14:40
Flux: 20.0365 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

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