Discovery certificate for object 2016of
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 401 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:49:23
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 2016of
Discoverer internal name: PS16pl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:26:26.023 (156.608429179) DEC = +17:30:29.26 (17.5081284588)
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 11:00:07.000 (JD=2457401.9584144)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 11:00:07.000
Flux: 18.8186 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: