Discovery certificate for object 2016fs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 180 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:40:22
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 2016fs
Discoverer internal name: PS16fp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:05:59.224 (46.496765547) DEC = +03:57:50.88 (3.96413374954)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 06:03:29.000 (JD=2457391.752419)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 06:03:29.000
Flux: 20.9791 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: