Discovery certificate for object 2016zn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 696 [ 2016TNSTR..81....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-05 11:19:21
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 2016zn
Discoverer internal name: PS16abk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:15:26.706 (63.8612739784) DEC = +03:17:50.71 (3.29741851003)
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 06:53:53.000 (JD=2457416.787419)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 06:53:53.000
Flux: 21.4836 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: