Discovery certificate for object 2016sa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 500 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:53:21
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016sa
Discoverer internal name: PS16tk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:22:03.358 (80.5139912512) DEC = -16:13:20.31 (-16.2223090617)
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 07:39:02 (JD=2457404.8187731)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 07:39:02
Flux: 20.4179 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
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/2016sa