Discovery certificate for object 2016zx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 706 [ 2016TNSTR..81....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-02-05 11:19:42
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 2016zx
Discoverer internal name: PS16abu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:40:34.351 (220.143127206) DEC = +39:26:52.06 (39.4477933699)
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 15:15:09.000 (JD=2457417.1355208)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-29 15:15:09.000
Flux: 20.0484 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: