Discovery certificate for object 2016rv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 495 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:53:09
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 2016rv
Discoverer internal name: PS16tf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:46:38.455 (161.66023031) DEC = -02:20:09.23 (-2.33589621975)
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 12:35:22.000 (JD=2457405.0245602)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 12:35:22.000
Flux: 20.8876 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: