Discovery certificate for object 2016nj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 379 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:48:24
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016nj
Discoverer internal name: PS16om
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:46:38.934 (161.662225685) DEC = -06:07:45.18 (-6.12921683824)
Discovery date: 2016-01-11 13:45:08 (JD=2457399.0730093)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-11 13:45:08
Flux: 21.1376 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/2016nj