Discovery certificate for object 2016td
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 529 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

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

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016td
Discoverer internal name: PS16uy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:44:19.228 (161.080118188) DEC = -08:46:17.29 (-8.77147052568)
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 13:44:43 (JD=2457402.0727199)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 13:44:43
Flux: 21.5849 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
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/2016td