Discovery certificate for object 2016rx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 497 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:53:14
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 2016rx
Discoverer internal name: PS16th
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:52:11.702 (208.048756416) DEC = +06:57:30.14 (6.95837181632)
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 15:05:14.000 (JD=2457405.1286343)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 15:05:14.000
Flux: 20.5121 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: