Discovery certificate for object 2016sl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 511 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:53:46
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: SN 2016sl
Discoverer internal name: PS16tw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:24:07.218 (156.030072976) DEC = +13:36:57.32 (13.6159232853)
Discovery date: 2016-01-18 15:51:03.000 (JD=2457406.1604514)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-18 15:51:03.000
Flux: 19.0232 ABMag
Filter: z-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: