Discovery certificate for object 2016rg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 480 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:52:33
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016rg
Discoverer internal name: PS16sq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:04:43.924 (91.1830183406) DEC = -12:58:57.77 (-12.9827143581)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 07:55:03 (JD=2457403.8298958)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 07:55:03
Flux: 19.9582 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016rg