Discovery certificate for object 2016ro
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 488 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:52:53
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016ro
Discoverer internal name: PS16sy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:28:26.106 (187.108776375) DEC = -08:20:19.84 (-8.33884513425)
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 14:39:09 (JD=2457404.1105208)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-16 14:39:09
Flux: 20.9629 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
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/2016ro