Discovery certificate for object 2016tf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 531 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:54:32
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 2016tf
Discoverer internal name: PS16va
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:10:54.158 (212.725659313) DEC = +04:33:26.15 (4.5572629487)
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 14:56:46.000 (JD=2457408.1227546)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 14:56:46.000
Flux: 21.0401 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: