Discovery certificate for object 2016jr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 283 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:44:33
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 2016jr
Discoverer internal name: PS16jz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:56:58.560 (59.2439996848) DEC = +22:38:25.71 (22.6404736633)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 08:42:13.000 (JD=2457395.8626505)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 08:42:13.000
Flux: 19.1945 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: