Discovery certificate for object 2016lu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 338 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:46:40
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016lu
Discoverer internal name: PS16mw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:59:43.269 (164.930289419) DEC = -02:48:33.53 (-2.80931269904)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 13:38:56 (JD=2457396.0687037)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 13:38:56
Flux: 21.27 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

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