Discovery certificate for object 2016cw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 106 [ 2016TNSTR..55....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-27 14:03:18
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 2016cw
Discoverer internal name: PS16ct
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:26:45.393 (156.689138306) DEC = +19:18:33.42 (19.3092828366)
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 11:03:17.000 (JD=2457390.9606134)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-03 11:03:17.000
Flux: 18.3461 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: