Discovery certificate for object 2016nx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 393 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:49:05
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: SN 2016nx
Discoverer internal name: PS16pb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:48:09.502 (57.0395898883) DEC = +10:16:08.72 (10.269089776)
Discovery date: 2016-01-13 08:06:16.000 (JD=2457400.8376852)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-13 08:06:16.000
Flux: 17.9585 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: