Discovery certificate for object 2016ss
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 518 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:54:02
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016ss
Discoverer internal name: PS16ui
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:38:40.218 (174.667574982) DEC = +03:47:32.68 (3.79241202868)
Discovery date: 2016-01-21 14:11:10 (JD=2457409.091088)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-21 14:11:10
Flux: 18.9032 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
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/2016ss