Discovery certificate for object 2016ps
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 440 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:50:56
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 2016ps
Discoverer internal name: PS16ra
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:38:03.066 (189.512772933) DEC = +04:09:54.17 (4.16504681467)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 13:28:03.000 (JD=2457404.0611458)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 13:28:03.000
Flux: 20.7269 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: