Discovery certificate for object 2016vv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 599 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:57:31
Sender: Dr. David Young
Reporting Group: Pan-STARRS1     Discovery Data Source: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: SN 2016vv
Discoverer internal name: PS16xu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:29:20.573 (202.335720272) DEC = +12:13:36.55 (12.2268198821)
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 14:10:09.000 (JD=2457408.0903819)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 14:10:09.000
Flux: 20.0642 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: