Discovery certificate for object 2016abm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 748 [ 2016TNSTR..86....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-06 14:33:25
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 2016abm
Discoverer internal name: PS16adk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:20:55.371 (230.230714409) DEC = +39:46:32.87 (39.7757969519)
Discovery date: 2016-02-01 15:17:44.000 (JD=2457420.1373148)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-02-01 15:17:44.000
Flux: 20.3825 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: