Discovery certificate for object 2016is
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 258 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:43:37
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 2016is
Discoverer internal name: PS16ix
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:43:04.816 (175.770066231) DEC = -14:13:47.36 (-14.2298228035)
Discovery date: 2016-01-09 14:20:43.000 (JD=2457397.0977199)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-09 14:20:43.000
Flux: 19.973 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: