Discovery certificate for object 2016fl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 173 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:40:08
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 2016fl
Discoverer internal name: PS16fi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:31:46.515 (37.9438112192) DEC = +00:12:33.42 (0.209282624409)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 05:59:34.000 (JD=2457391.7496991)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 05:59:34.000
Flux: 21.6814 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: