Discovery certificate for object 2016xm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 642 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:58:57
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 2016xm
Discoverer internal name: PS16aaf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:54:21.303 (148.588761202) DEC = +37:47:43.71 (37.7954760113)
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 10:26:44.000 (JD=2457407.9352315)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 10:26:44.000
Flux: 19.8691 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: