Discovery certificate for object 2016du
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 130 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:04:28
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 2016du
Discoverer internal name: PS16du
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:02:14.659 (120.561078392) DEC = +22:51:52.99 (22.8647185784)
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 09:48:19.000 (JD=2457390.9085532)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 09:48:19.000
Flux: 20.9709 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: