Discovery certificate for object 2016xx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 653 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:59:18
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

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

IAU Designation: AT 2016xx
Discoverer internal name: PS16zs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:16:11.315 (199.047144035) DEC = +02:36:06.95 (2.60192985298)
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 14:59:30 (JD=2457405.1246528)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-17 14:59:30
Flux: 20.1079 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
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/2016xx