Discovery certificate for object 2016jp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 281 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:44:29
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016jp
Discoverer internal name: PS16jx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:43:56.513 (145.985469915) DEC = +20:44:37.31 (20.743696391)
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 14:16:04 (JD=2457395.0944907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 14:16:04
Flux: 21.6422 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/2016jp