Discovery certificate for object 2016mg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 350 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:47:08
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 2016mg
Discoverer internal name: PS16ni
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:22:54.238 (185.725992255) DEC = -03:31:55.76 (-3.53215482907)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 14:55:51.000 (JD=2457396.1221181)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 14:55:51.000
Flux: 20.2596 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: