Discovery certificate for object 2016sx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 523 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:54:14
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016sx
Discoverer internal name: PS16un
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:07:32.717 (16.8863196491) DEC = +32:05:31.50 (32.092082709)
Discovery date: 2016-01-23 05:29:42 (JD=2457410.7289583)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-23 05:29:42
Flux: 18.6046 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/2016sx