Discovery certificate for object 2016md
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 347 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:47:01
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 2016md
Discoverer internal name: PS16nf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:09:53.297 (182.472071948) DEC = -05:56:16.48 (-5.93791176618)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 14:53:04.000 (JD=2457396.1201852)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 14:53:04.000
Flux: 20.9589 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: