Discovery certificate for object 2016oa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 396 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:49:12
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 2016oa
Discoverer internal name: PS16pe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:57:29.899 (59.3745773379) DEC = +05:55:02.02 (5.91722819963)
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 06:59:21.000 (JD=2457401.7912153)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 06:59:21.000
Flux: 19.7162 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: