Discovery certificate for object 2016bx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 81 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:02:13
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016bx
Discoverer internal name: PS16bj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:57:28.869 (149.370285604) DEC = +29:27:53.40 (29.4648339459)
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 14:52:39 (JD=2457389.1198958)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 14:52:39
Flux: 20.2402 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/2016bx