Discovery certificate for object 2016jg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 272 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:44:08
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016jg
Discoverer internal name: PS16jn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:48:52.343 (192.218097446) DEC = +15:39:37.69 (15.6604680895)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 12:43:36 (JD=2457396.0302778)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 12:43:36
Flux: 20.4347 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: