Discovery certificate for object 2016wa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 604 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:57:41
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016wa
Discoverer internal name: PS16xz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:16:45.764 (214.190683261) DEC = +01:31:10.21 (1.51950245066)
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 15:02:43 (JD=2457408.1268866)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 15:02:43
Flux: 20.5678 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
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/2016wa