Discovery certificate for object 2016bb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:01:20
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

David Young report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016bb
Discoverer internal name: PS16p
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:08:36.777 (122.153236099) DEC = +40:24:57.42 (40.4159489447)
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 10:40:04 (JD=2457388.9444907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 10:40:04
Flux: 19.6014 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

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