Discovery certificate for object 2016ex
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 159 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:39:40
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 2016ex
Discoverer internal name: PS16es
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:23:48.505 (170.95210477) DEC = -26:46:51.09 (-26.7808576872)
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 14:51:36.000 (JD=2457391.1191667)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 14:51:36.000
Flux: 19.6436 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: