Discovery certificate for object 2016js
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 284 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:44:36
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 2016js
Discoverer internal name: PS16ka
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:36:54.008 (144.225031649) DEC = +20:40:46.21 (20.6795038179)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 10:39:24.000 (JD=2457395.9440278)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 10:39:24.000
Flux: 21.3597 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: