Discovery certificate for object 2016abd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 739 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:33:07
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 2016abd
Discoverer internal name: PS16adb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:12:49.644 (168.206849744) DEC = +29:46:26.04 (29.7738997097)
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 12:15:21.000 (JD=2457419.0106597)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 12:15:21.000
Flux: 18.0371 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: