Discovery certificate for object 2016rw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 496 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:53:11
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 2016rw
Discoverer internal name: PS16tg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:22:54.541 (200.727256211) DEC = +05:28:59.88 (5.48330020779)
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 14:55:39.000 (JD=2457405.1219792)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 14:55:39.000
Flux: 20.3308 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: