Discovery certificate for object 2016fm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 174 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:40:10
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 2016fm
Discoverer internal name: PS16fj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:31:53.309 (37.9721187726) DEC = +02:37:24.74 (2.62353776071)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 05:53:38.000 (JD=2457391.7455787)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 05:53:38.000
Flux: 20.6862 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: