Discovery certificate for object 2016jv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 287 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:44:42
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 2016jv
Discoverer internal name: PS16kd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:41:31.671 (160.381962764) DEC = +11:48:45.31 (11.8125855821)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 11:31:10.000 (JD=2457395.9799769)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 11:31:10.000
Flux: 20.8557 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: