Discovery certificate for object 2016tw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 548 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:55:14
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016tw
Discoverer internal name: PS16vr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:26:51.679 (81.715330084) DEC = -28:52:03.50 (-28.8676381432)
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 07:13:59 (JD=2457407.8013773)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 07:13:59
Flux: 20.3216 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
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/2016tw