Discovery certificate for object 2016fb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 163 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:39:48
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016fb
Discoverer internal name: PS16ew
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:23:35.632 (110.898466172) DEC = +21:51:45.69 (21.862692776)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 08:21:53 (JD=2457391.8485301)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 08:21:53
Flux: 18.3845 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/2016fb