Discovery certificate for object 2016az
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 57 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:01:15
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 2016az
Discoverer internal name: PS16m
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:37:08.749 (69.2864530787) DEC = +01:58:34.02 (1.97611625609)
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 08:42:24.000 (JD=2457388.8627778)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 08:42:24.000
Flux: 20.3362 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: