Discovery certificate for object 2016ob
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 397 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:49:14
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016ob
Discoverer internal name: PS16pg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:18:17.186 (124.571607406) DEC = +24:58:42.67 (24.9785195184)
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 12:17:45 (JD=2457402.0123264)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 12:17:45
Flux: 21.5867 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016ob