Discovery certificate for object 2016wp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 619 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:58:10
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: AT 2016wp
Discoverer internal name: PS16yq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:29:53.770 (52.4740413668) DEC = +17:24:04.01 (17.4011149202)
Discovery date: 2016-01-24 07:17:33.000 (JD=2457411.8038542)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-24 07:17:33.000
Flux: 19.1592 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: