Discovery certificate for object 2016sg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 506 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:53:35
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016sg
Discoverer internal name: PS16tq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:33:05.242 (158.271840474) DEC = -01:55:40.02 (-1.92778369539)
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 12:36:18 (JD=2457405.0252083)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 12:36:18
Flux: 21.0687 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016sg