Discovery certificate for object 2016cf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 89 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:02:36
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016cf
Discoverer internal name: PS16cb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:23:28.092 (35.867050699) DEC = -02:11:53.19 (-2.19810919053)
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 06:37:28 (JD=2457390.7760185)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 06:37:28
Flux: 21.665 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/2016cf