Discovery certificate for object 2016abc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 738 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:33:05
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 2016abc
Discoverer internal name: PS16ada
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:33:35.189 (158.396622573) DEC = -09:45:46.05 (-9.7627928414)
Discovery date: 2016-02-01 11:44:55.000 (JD=2457419.9895255)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-01 11:44:55.000
Flux: 19.0223 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: