Discovery certificate for object 2016zv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 704 [ 2016TNSTR..81....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-05 11:19:38
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 2016zv
Discoverer internal name: PS16abs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:04:57.388 (211.239117676) DEC = +40:11:05.09 (40.1847471251)
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 15:17:13.000 (JD=2457417.136956)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 15:17:13.000
Flux: 20.6191 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: