Discovery certificate for object 2016ri
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 482 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:52:38
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 2016ri
Discoverer internal name: PS16ss
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:20:47.873 (125.199469986) DEC = +35:15:23.09 (35.25641252)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 10:00:41.000 (JD=2457403.9171412)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 10:00:41.000
Flux: 20.9313 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: