Discovery certificate for object 2016ja
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 266 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:43:55
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

David Young report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016ja
Discoverer internal name: PS16jh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:03:12.488 (165.802033596) DEC = -01:43:46.56 (-1.7295991369)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 13:39:53 (JD=2457396.0693634)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 13:39:53
Flux: 21.3611 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016ja