Discovery certificate for object 2016mj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 353 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:47:14
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 2016mj
Discoverer internal name: PS16nl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:40:27.800 (190.115834483) DEC = -02:49:00.06 (-2.81668203398)
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 15:00:28.000 (JD=2457396.1253241)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-08 15:00:28.000
Flux: 21.5719 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: