Discovery certificate for object 2016jf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 271 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:44:06
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 2016jf
Discoverer internal name: PS16jm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:40:50.947 (190.212281226) DEC = +10:26:54.61 (10.448502703)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 13:18:54.000 (JD=2457396.0547917)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 13:18:54.000
Flux: 21.7025 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: