Discovery certificate for object 2016bg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 64 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:01:31
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 2016bg
Discoverer internal name: PS16v
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:23:07.963 (155.783177183) DEC = -23:32:53.70 (-23.5482500186)
Discovery date: 2016-01-02 15:30:05.000 (JD=2457390.1458912)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-02 15:30:05.000
Flux: 19.4402 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: