Discovery certificate for object 2016bw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 80 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:02:11
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016bw
Discoverer internal name: PS16bi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:35:59.919 (143.999664359) DEC = +25:55:32.81 (25.9257801115)
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 14:48:55 (JD=2457389.1173032)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 14:48:55
Flux: 20.7259 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/2016bw