Discovery certificate for object 2016ij
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 249 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:43:16
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 2016ij
Discoverer internal name: PS16in
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:40:21.104 (175.087933888) DEC = -06:27:58.89 (-6.46635815796)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 13:54:24.000 (JD=2457396.0794444)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 13:54:24.000
Flux: 20.9179 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: