Discovery certificate for object 2016pu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 442 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:51:00
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 2016pu
Discoverer internal name: PS16rc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:49:24.340 (192.35141481) DEC = -00:08:47.49 (-0.146526109564)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 13:33:39.000 (JD=2457404.0650347)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 13:33:39.000
Flux: 21.0681 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: