Discovery certificate for object 2016je
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 270 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:44:03
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 2016je
Discoverer internal name: PS16jl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:30:58.801 (187.745005127) DEC = -04:51:50.52 (-4.86403312958)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 14:58:37.000 (JD=2457396.1240394)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 14:58:37.000
Flux: 21.0626 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: