Discovery certificate for object 2016rr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 491 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:53:00
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 2016rr
Discoverer internal name: PS16tb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:44:45.559 (71.1898277304) DEC = -15:38:10.68 (-15.6363007194)
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 06:36:47.000 (JD=2457404.775544)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 06:36:47.000
Flux: 18.4881 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: