Discovery certificate for object 2016xl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 641 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:58:55
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 2016xl
Discoverer internal name: PS16aae
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:46:28.499 (131.618745925) DEC = +53:45:31.45 (53.7587361011)
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 09:14:14.000 (JD=2457407.8848843)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 09:14:14.000
Flux: 19.7344 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: