Discovery certificate for object 2016hf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 219 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:41:54
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 2016hf
Discoverer internal name: PS16hg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:43:04.835 (70.7701473836) DEC = +19:10:01.26 (19.1670180414)
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 06:01:50.000 (JD=2457394.7512731)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 06:01:50.000
Flux: 21.1952 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: