Discovery certificate for object 2016bu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 78 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:02:05
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016bu
Discoverer internal name: PS16bg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:28:05.249 (142.021872534) DEC = +32:19:05.04 (32.3180678798)
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 14:47:03 (JD=2457389.1160069)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 14:47:03
Flux: 19.908 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/2016bu