Discovery certificate for object 2016nw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 392 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:49:02
Sender: Dr. David Young
Reporting Group: Pan-STARRS1     Discovery Data Source: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016nw
Discoverer internal name: PS16pa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:52:35.587 (208.148277295) DEC = +09:41:47.77 (9.69660321018)
Discovery date: 2016-01-12 14:05:28.000 (JD=2457400.0871296)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-12 14:05:28.000
Flux: 20.6494 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: