Discovery certificate for object 2016iv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 261 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:43:43
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 2016iv
Discoverer internal name: PS16ja
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:56:21.065 (74.0877718618) DEC = +16:22:14.08 (16.370577484)
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 05:44:00.000 (JD=2457394.7388889)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 05:44:00.000
Flux: 20.079 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: