Discovery certificate for object 2016mn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 357 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:47:24
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 2016mn
Discoverer internal name: PS16np
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:47:35.274 (161.896974649) DEC = +12:30:43.90 (12.51219357)
Discovery date: 2016-01-09 11:48:39.000 (JD=2457396.9921181)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-09 11:48:39.000
Flux: 20.578 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: