Discovery certificate for object 2016aw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 54 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:01:05
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 2016aw
Discoverer internal name: PS16j
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:41:13.816 (55.3075647159) DEC = +06:21:32.04 (6.35890081944)
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 06:52:39.000 (JD=2457388.7865625)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 06:52:39.000
Flux: 20.3131 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: