Discovery certificate for object 2016rj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 483 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:52:40
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016rj
Discoverer internal name: PS16st
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:46:33.690 (131.640376715) DEC = +37:58:37.13 (37.976981237)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 10:05:31 (JD=2457403.9204977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 10:05:31
Flux: 20.9053 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
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/2016rj