Discovery certificate for object 2016bl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 69 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:01:42
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 2016bl
Discoverer internal name: PS16ax
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:47:50.127 (56.9588610138) DEC = +01:47:15.33 (1.78759048012)
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 06:56:24.000 (JD=2457388.7891667)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-01 06:56:24.000
Flux: 21.1784 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: