Discovery certificate for object 2016nz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 395 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:49:09
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 2016nz
Discoverer internal name: PS16pd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:55:17.387 (58.8224463169) DEC = +06:25:42.56 (6.4284902151)
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 06:58:23.000 (JD=2457401.790544)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 06:58:23.000
Flux: 19.8965 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: