Discovery certificate for object 2016dt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 129 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:04:26
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 2016dt
Discoverer internal name: PS16ds
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:58:37.690 (44.6570417423) DEC = +08:21:02.39 (8.35066376184)
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 07:25:03.000 (JD=2457390.8090625)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 07:25:03.000
Flux: 19.8685 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: