Discovery certificate for object 2016lz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 343 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:46:51
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016lz
Discoverer internal name: PS16nb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:05:30.003 (181.375013406) DEC = -03:26:33.48 (-3.44263251027)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 14:50:16 (JD=2457396.1182407)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 14:50:16
Flux: 20.7046 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/2016lz