Discovery certificate for object 2016cg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 90 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:02:38
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 2016cg
Discoverer internal name: PS16cc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:29:40.290 (37.4178737989) DEC = -03:06:20.53 (-3.10570244226)
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 06:23:29.000 (JD=2457390.7663079)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 06:23:29.000
Flux: 16.4943 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: