Discovery certificate for object 2016fx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 185 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:40:32
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016fx
Discoverer internal name: PS16fu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:33:47.507 (113.447945288) DEC = +22:55:37.25 (22.9270137076)
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 08:25:36 (JD=2457391.8511111)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-04 08:25:36
Flux: 20.2722 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/2016fx