Discovery certificate for object 2016dx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 133 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:04:36
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

David Young report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016dx
Discoverer internal name: PS16dy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:50:12.855 (132.553563807) DEC = +20:26:36.64 (20.4435102226)
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 10:01:22 (JD=2457390.9176157)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 10:01:22
Flux: 21.1661 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016dx