Discovery certificate for object 2016abg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 742 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:33:13
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 2016abg
Discoverer internal name: PS16ade
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:06:55.097 (196.729571883) DEC = +26:23:45.80 (26.3960564223)
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 12:37:24.000 (JD=2457419.0259722)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-31 12:37:24.000
Flux: 20.5023 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: