Discovery certificate for object 2016pt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 441 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:50:58
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016pt
Discoverer internal name: PS16rb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:41:26.245 (190.359354359) DEC = +05:33:51.57 (5.56432589556)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 13:28:03 (JD=2457404.0611458)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 13:28:03
Flux: 20.0737 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/2016pt