Discovery certificate for object 2016xn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 643 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:58:59
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 2016xn
Discoverer internal name: PS16aag
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:02:08.406 (150.535024867) DEC = +35:15:31.56 (35.2587653451)
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 11:17:40.000 (JD=2457407.9706019)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-20 11:17:40.000
Flux: 19.9732 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: