Discovery certificate for object 2016fg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 168 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:39:58
Sender: Dr. David Young
Reporting Group: Pan-STARRS1     Discovery Data Source: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016fg
Discoverer internal name: PS16fd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:06:55.168 (31.7298686904) DEC = +03:14:25.90 (3.24052830703)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 05:48:01.000 (JD=2457391.7416782)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 05:48:01.000
Flux: 22.0774 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: