Discovery certificate for object 2016om
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 408 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:49:39
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 2016om
Discoverer internal name: PS16pu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:28:24.686 (202.102857779) DEC = -01:56:27.33 (-1.94092389952)
Discovery date: 2016-01-15 14:33:28.000 (JD=2457403.1065741)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-15 14:33:28.000
Flux: 19.7281 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: