Discovery certificate for object 2016oj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 405 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:49:32
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 2016oj
Discoverer internal name: PS16pr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:50:49.134 (147.704724261) DEC = +08:16:13.93 (8.27053691715)
Discovery date: 2016-01-15 13:30:07.000 (JD=2457403.062581)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-15 13:30:07.000
Flux: 19.9685 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: