Discovery certificate for object 2016lf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 323 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:46:05
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 2016lf
Discoverer internal name: PS16mh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:58:09.686 (59.5403565514) DEC = +15:45:42.43 (15.7617867969)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 05:19:04.000 (JD=2457395.7215741)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 05:19:04.000
Flux: 20.8846 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: