Discovery certificate for object 2016ix
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 263 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:43:48
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 2016ix
Discoverer internal name: PS16jd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:47:28.745 (56.8697721168) DEC = +17:30:54.15 (17.5150405095)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 08:19:45.000 (JD=2457395.8470486)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 08:19:45.000
Flux: 21.162 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: