Discovery certificate for object 2016sp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 515 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:53:55
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016sp
Discoverer internal name: PS16uc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:33:40.674 (83.4194752534) DEC = +65:47:04.65 (65.7846253576)
Discovery date: 2016-01-19 06:49:29 (JD=2457406.7843634)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-19 06:49:29
Flux: 19.4571 ABMag
Filter: i-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/2016sp