Discovery certificate for object 2016zw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 705 [ 2016TNSTR..81....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-05 11:19:40
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 2016zw
Discoverer internal name: PS16abt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:10:28.469 (212.618619717) DEC = +44:38:30.76 (44.6418782349)
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 15:22:59.000 (JD=2457417.1409606)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 15:22:59.000
Flux: 21.267 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: