Discovery certificate for object 2016dh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 117 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:03:47
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 2016dh
Discoverer internal name: PS16df
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:45:06.604 (176.277518744) DEC = +24:19:33.04 (24.3258449108)
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 12:24:50.000 (JD=2457391.0172454)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 12:24:50.000
Flux: 20.7356 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: