Discovery certificate for object 2016mf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 349 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:47:05
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 2016mf
Discoverer internal name: PS16nh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:15:44.393 (183.934969124) DEC = -02:24:42.07 (-2.41168729711)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 14:52:09.000 (JD=2457396.1195486)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 14:52:09.000
Flux: 22.0331 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: