Discovery certificate for object 2016jd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 269 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:44:01
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016jd
Discoverer internal name: PS16jk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:05:00.119 (181.250494614) DEC = -01:12:19.49 (-1.20541437574)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 14:51:12 (JD=2457396.1188889)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 14:51:12
Flux: 21.5108 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/2016jd