Discovery certificate for object 2016ld
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 321 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:46:01
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016ld
Discoverer internal name: PS16mf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:18:28.449 (49.6185374087) DEC = +23:44:14.34 (23.7373153995)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 08:09:59 (JD=2457395.8402662)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 08:09:59
Flux: 20.6483 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016ld