Discovery certificate for object 2016ft
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 181 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:40:24
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 2016ft
Discoverer internal name: PS16fq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:09:35.686 (107.398693276) DEC = +35:52:42.64 (35.8785115446)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 09:21:34.000 (JD=2457391.8899769)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 09:21:34.000
Flux: 21.0443 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: