Discovery certificate for object 2016xv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 651 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:59:14
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 2016xv
Discoverer internal name: PS16zq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:01:40.601 (195.419169102) DEC = +00:21:07.23 (0.352008888502)
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 14:50:52.000 (JD=2457405.1186574)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 14:50:52.000
Flux: 20.877 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: