Discovery certificate for object 2016fr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 179 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:40:20
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016fr
Discoverer internal name: PS16fo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:46:33.118 (41.6379895987) DEC = -00:24:34.28 (-0.409520931411)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 06:00:30 (JD=2457391.7503472)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 06:00:30
Flux: 21.244 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/2016fr