Discovery certificate for object 2016zu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 703 [ 2016TNSTR..81....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-05 11:19:36
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016zu
Discoverer internal name: PS16abr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:43:56.785 (205.986605183) DEC = +42:01:10.02 (42.0194513722)
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 14:08:44 (JD=2457417.0893981)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 14:08:44
Flux: 20.1418 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/2016zu