Discovery certificate for object 2016ei
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 144 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:05:10
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: SN 2016ei
Discoverer internal name: PS16em
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:55:34.005 (163.891687051) DEC = -03:21:58.69 (-3.36630260073)
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 13:46:25.000 (JD=2457391.0739005)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 13:46:25.000
Flux: 18.7638 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: