Discovery certificate for object 2016xp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 645 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:59:02
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

David Young report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016xp
Discoverer internal name: PS16aai
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:14:59.111 (18.74629724) DEC = +22:07:01.83 (22.1171743819)
Discovery date: 2016-01-22 05:21:32 (JD=2457409.723287)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-22 05:21:32
Flux: 19.7988 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016xp