Discovery certificate for object 2016tu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 546 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:55:07
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016tu
Discoverer internal name: PS16vp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:21:11.062 (80.2960904831) DEC = +62:47:18.21 (62.7883906748)
Discovery date: 2016-01-19 06:50:25 (JD=2457406.7850116)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-19 06:50:25
Flux: 19.377 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/2016tu