Discovery certificate for object 2016df
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 115 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:03:41
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 2016df
Discoverer internal name: PS16dd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:31:41.471 (172.922796195) DEC = +25:19:52.43 (25.3312309827)
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 12:23:54.000 (JD=2457391.0165972)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 12:23:54.000
Flux: 20.4512 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: