Discovery certificate for object 2016fd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 165 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:39:52
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016fd
Discoverer internal name: PS16ey
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:13:40.249 (123.417703681) DEC = +13:04:07.70 (13.0688054534)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 12:59:50 (JD=2457392.0415509)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 12:59:50
Flux: 19.5582 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/2016fd