Discovery certificate for object 2016zs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 701 [ 2016TNSTR..81....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-05 11:19:31
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 2016zs
Discoverer internal name: PS16abp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:28:00.171 (142.000711354) DEC = +07:57:41.18 (7.96143805234)
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 10:52:32.000 (JD=2457416.9531481)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 10:52:32.000
Flux: 20.8371 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: