Discovery certificate for object 2016cp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 99 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:03:00
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 2016cp
Discoverer internal name: PS16cm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:27:18.144 (126.825600721) DEC = +14:55:04.87 (14.9180196883)
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 09:56:41.000 (JD=2457390.9143634)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 09:56:41.000
Flux: 21.1087 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: