Discovery certificate for object 2016lb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 319 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:45:56
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 2016lb
Discoverer internal name: PS16mc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:44:19.140 (146.079748895) DEC = +15:54:04.54 (15.9012613342)
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 14:21:00.000 (JD=2457395.0979167)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-07 14:21:00.000
Flux: 20.8982 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: