Discovery certificate for object 2016hd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 217 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:41:49
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 2016hd
Discoverer internal name: PS16he
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:25:51.466 (51.4644405311) DEC = +23:40:57.64 (23.6826784061)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 08:16:48.000 (JD=2457395.845)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 08:16:48.000
Flux: 21.5707 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: