Discovery certificate for object 2016dw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 132 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:04:34
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 2016dw
Discoverer internal name: PS16dw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:25:38.127 (126.408862271) DEC = +15:26:01.71 (15.4338087631)
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: 21.3168 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: