Discovery certificate for object 2016si
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 508 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:53:39
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 2016si
Discoverer internal name: PS16ts
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:03:01.582 (195.75659295) DEC = +01:03:10.52 (1.05292083959)
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 14:50:52.000 (JD=2457405.1186574)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 14:50:52.000
Flux: 20.324 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: