Discovery certificate for object 2016tn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 539 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:54:51
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016tn
Discoverer internal name: PS16vi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:53:05.435 (133.272646558) DEC = +31:13:43.87 (31.2288532844)
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 08:45:47 (JD=2457404.8651273)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 08:45:47
Flux: 20.28 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2016tn