Discovery certificate for object 2016hw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 236 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:42:35
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 2016hw
Discoverer internal name: PS16hz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:13:24.588 (138.352449212) DEC = -00:30:10.81 (-0.503003368103)
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 10:30:14.000 (JD=2457394.937662)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 10:30:14.000
Flux: 20.8462 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: