Discovery certificate for object 2016xr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 647 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:59:06
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 2016xr
Discoverer internal name: PS16zl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:52:41.333 (28.1722203054) DEC = +16:44:28.02 (16.7411178071)
Discovery date: 2016-01-22 05:36:05.000 (JD=2457409.7333912)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-22 05:36:05.000
Flux: 19.6146 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: