Discovery certificate for object 2016lw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 340 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:46:45
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016lw
Discoverer internal name: PS16my
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:48:42.880 (177.178668225) DEC = -03:27:21.74 (-3.45604024882)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 13:49:34 (JD=2457396.076088)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 13:49:34
Flux: 20.9881 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/2016lw