Discovery certificate for object 2016wx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 627 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:58:26
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 2016wx
Discoverer internal name: PS16yy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:26:58.589 (36.7441198621) DEC = +20:56:30.31 (20.9417513929)
Discovery date: 2016-01-25 05:58:17.000 (JD=2457412.7488079)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-25 05:58:17.000
Flux: 19.6122 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: