Discovery certificate for object 2016xd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 633 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:58:38
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 2016xd
Discoverer internal name: PS16zh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:38:51.117 (219.712988926) DEC = +10:17:50.95 (10.2974850737)
Discovery date: 2016-01-25 14:49:49.000 (JD=2457413.1179282)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-25 14:49:49.000
Flux: 19.8538 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: