Discovery certificate for object 2016xi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 638 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:58:48
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 2016xi
Discoverer internal name: PS16aab
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:49:34.076 (192.391983571) DEC = -06:19:55.22 (-6.3320060921)
Discovery date: 2016-01-18 14:39:16.000 (JD=2457406.1106019)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-18 14:39:16.000
Flux: 21.77 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: