Discovery certificate for object 2016hp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 229 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:42:16
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 2016hp
Discoverer internal name: PS16hq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:02:45.646 (180.69018988) DEC = +11:40:42.45 (11.6784596326)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 12:51:59.000 (JD=2457396.0360995)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 12:51:59.000
Flux: 21.7061 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: