Discovery certificate for object 2016zj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 692 [ 2016TNSTR..81....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-05 11:19:13
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016zj
Discoverer internal name: PS16abf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:02:10.211 (135.542544985) DEC = +46:21:19.73 (46.3554792833)
Discovery date: 2016-01-28 11:13:35 (JD=2457415.9677662)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-28 11:13:35
Flux: 19.2628 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
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/2016zj