Discovery certificate for object 2016T
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22 [ 2016TNSTR..32....1W ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-19 17:32:26
Sender: Dr. Darryl Wright
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

Darryl Wright report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2016T
Discoverer internal name: PS16hx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:45:43.360 (116.430667) DEC = +31:00:27.80 (31.007722)
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 08:18:14 (JD=2457394.8459954)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J07454324+3100308
Host redshift: 0.062


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 08:18:14
Flux: 20.7039 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-01-02 12:43:12
Limiting flux: 20.6 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016T