Discovery certificate for object 2016jx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 289 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:44:47
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 2016jx
Discoverer internal name: PS16kf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:55:49.661 (163.956919352) DEC = +08:18:45.07 (8.31252011772)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 11:32:05.000 (JD=2457395.9806134)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 11:32:05.000
Flux: 21.0745 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: